Ballad of a WiFi Hero

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"Lo, in the twilight days of the second year of the second decade of the third millennium did a great darkness descend over the wireless internet connectivity of the people of 276 Ferndale Street." So begins Ballad of a WiFi Hero, an animated adaptation of the classic McSweeney's piece originally entitled In Which I Fix My Girlfriend's Grandparents' WiFi and Am Hailed as a Conquering Hero, by Mike Lacher. If you have ever fixed someone's WiFi, you will relate. Here's the video:

And, of course, the longer and slightly funnier text version.

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