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Comment: Can we kill the paging system as well? (Score 4, Insightful) 374

by newdamage (#14885873) Attached to: Cubicles a Giant Mistake
The tandem of tiny cubes and the paging system is enough to drive one to insanity. Nothing like finally slipping into the zone to get some real work done when everybody leaves for lunch when suddenly there is the blaring overhead, "Will the owner of a black jeep please come to the front desk? Your lights are on."

And suddenly I'm back to square one. I don't even think industrial strength ear plugs could block out most corporate paging systems.

I bet the human brain is a kludge. -- Marvin Minsky

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