Old Timer
Aug 5, 2011
Cambridge ON
2006 vert, 1994 vert
Contributed from our friend in Welland.


User: My usual password is suddenly not working. Why?

Website chat assistant: Your password has expired. You must register a new one.

User: Why do I need a new one as that one was working fine?

Website: You must get a new one as they automatically expire every 30 days.

User: Can I use the old one and just re-register it?

Website: No. You must get a new one.

User: I don't want a new one as that is one more thing for me to remember.

Website: Sorry. You must get a new one.

User: Ok, roses

Website: Sorry. You must use more letters.

User: Pretty roses

Website: You must use at least one number.

User: 1 pretty rose

Website: You cannot use blank spaces.

User: 1prettyrose

Website: You must use additional letters.

User: 1freakingprettyrose

Website: You must use at least one capital letter.

User: 1FREAKINGprettyrose

Website: You cannot use more than one capital letter in a row.

User: 1Freakingprettyrose

Website: You must use additional letters.

User: 1Freakingprettyroseshovedupyourassifyoudon'tgivemeaccessrightfreakingnow

Website: Sorry. That password is already being used.
I can actually believe the thread.

Hey Stephen, I'm sure it's based on some truth -- I'm sure we've all had issues with chasing an appropriate password to fulfill all the requirements......and then trying to remember what it is.........and then being told to change it regularly --

After a while one feels like pulling one's hair out -- or just chucking the whole shootin' match into the bin.:D

I get this at work every month with my email access and my voicemail! PITA!
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