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System Administrator Appreciation Day

If you’re reading this while shopping online, playing Words With Friends and pretending to work on that spreadsheet shared from the corporate office, take a moment and thank your SysAdmin. As the world becomes so interconnected that we can see each other’s lunch Instagrams before they happen, SysAdmins take it all in stride and keep us all hooked up to the life support we call the Internet.

Celebrate today by taking your SysAdmin out to lunch, buying him or her a little gift, or just supplying them with a regular monthly case of Tums. They deserve it.

Today is also Gary Gygax’s birthday, so if you’re really feeling creative, write up your own tabletop mini-game campaign, and stack the deck so your SysAdmin is the hero. You’ll have the smoothest network in the whole city.


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