April 21, 2024

XKCD Web Comic #1034: Share Buttons (described)

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Top Panel: View of the Share Button section of an article titled “Breaking Into Stand-Up Comedy.” The Facebook button indicated 3 shares, Twitter has 1,781, Reddit has 2 and Google+ has 0.

Second Panel: Similar view of an article titled “How the Christian Right Threatens Wikipedia.” Facebook 1, Twitter 0, Reddit 2,241, Google+ 3.

Third Panel: Similar view of an article titled “Boycott Facebook Today!” Facebook 248k, Twitter 0, Reddit 0, Google+ 74.

Bottom Panel: Similar view of an article titled “DIY: Installing a Custom ROM on a Realdoll.” Facebook 0, Twitter 0, Reddit 0, Google+ 2

Caption: Sometimes the most intersting part of an article is the share button vote breakdown.

Hover text: The only post to acheive perfect balance between the four was a hilarious joke about Mark Zuckerberg getting caught using a pseudonym to sneak past the TSA.


Warning: This comic occasionally contains strong language (which may be unsuitable for children), unusual humor (which may be unsuitable for adults), and advanced mathematics (which may be unsuitable for liberal-arts majors). Comic by xkcd.com. Described by BlindGadget under the Creative Commons license.

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