It’s 2008, Jim Garvin and Ryan McGeary are out to lunch at a Thai restaurant with a few other "nerdy" buddies. The usual exchange of IT stories dealing with incompetent coworkers permeates the table.
Someone mentions a simple problem with a coworker not knowing how to close an Outlook window.
“I tell them I don’t know the answer, google it, then email them the first link” someone says. The others laugh, and agree they do the same thing. They even agree that it would make a funny site.
The idea for Let Me Google That For You (LMGTFY
) was born.
“Everyone looked like a bunch of sharky card players to me after that. I guess