SPECIAL COMPUTER VIRUSES
THE AL GORE Virus.... (Causes your computer to just keep counting and counting)
THE BILL CLINTON Virus.... (Gives you a 7-Inch Hard Drive with NO memory)
THE BOB DOLE (aka: VIAGRA) virus... (Makes a new hard drive out of an old floppy)
THE LEWINSKY virus... (Sucks all the memory out of your computer, then E-mails everyone
about what it did)
THE RONALD REAGAN virus.... (Saves your data, but forgets where it is stored)
THE MIKE TYSON virus.... (Quits after two bytes)
THE ELLEN DEGENERES virus... (Disks can no longer be inserted)
THE PROZAC virus... (Totally screws up your RAM, but your processor doesn't care)
THE JOEY BUTTAFUOCO virus... (Only attacks minor files)
THE LORENA BOBBITT virus... (Reformats your hard drive into a 3.5 inch floppy, then
discards it through Windows)
CONGRESSIONAL VIRUS: The computer locks up, and the screen splits in half with the same
message appearing on each side of the screen. The message says that the blame for the
gridlock is caused by the other side.
GEORGE BUSH VIRUS: It starts by boldly stating, "Read my docs...no new files!"
on the screen. It proceeds to fill up all the free space on your hard drive with new
files, then blames it on the Congressional virus.
PAT BUCHANAN VIRUS: Your sytem works fine, but it complains loudly about foreign
software. Frequently accompanies the Right-to-Life and the Randall Terry virus.
COLIN POWELL VIRUS: Makes its presence known, but doesn't do anything. Secretly, you wish
HILLARY CLINTON VIRUS: Files dissappear, only to reappear mysteriously a year later, in
O.J. SIMPSON VIRUS: You know it's guilty of trashing your system, but you just can't prove
BOB DOLE VIRUS: Could be virulent, but it's been around too long to be much of a threat.
STEVE FORBES VIRUS: All files are reported as the same size.
BOBBITT VIRUS: Removes a vital part of your hard disk then re-attaches it, but that part
will never work again.
OPRAH WINFREY VIRUS: Your 200MB hard drive suddenly shrinks to 80MB, and then slowly
expands back to 200MB.
AT&T VIRUS: Every 3 minutes it tells you what great service you're getting.
MCI VIRUS: Every 3 minutes it reminds you that you're paying too much for the AT&T
PAUL REVERE VIRUS: This revolutionary virus does not horse around. It warns you of
impending hard disk attack: "Once if by LAN; twice if by C:"
POLITICALLY CORRECT VIRUS: Never identifies itself as a "virus," but instead
refers to itself as an "electronic micro-organism."
RIGHT-TO-LIFE VIRUS: Won't allow you to delete a file, regardless of how young it is. If
you attempt to erase a file, it requires you to first see a counselor about possible
ROSS PEROT VIRUS: Activates every component in your system, just before the whole damn
MARIO CUOMO VIRUS: It would be a great virus, but it refuses to run.
TED TURNER VIRUS: Colorizes your monochrome monitor.
ARNOLD SCHWARZENNEGGER VIRUS: Terminates and stays resident. It'll be back.
DAN QUAYLE VIRUS (#2): Their is sumthign rong with yor komputer, ewe just can't figyour
GOVERNMENT ECONOMIST VIRUS: Nothing works, but all your diagnostic software says
everything is fine.
NEW WORLD ORDER VIRUS: Probably harmless, but it makes a lot of people really mad just
thinking about it.
FEDERAL BEREAUCRAT VIRUS: Divides your hard disk into hundreds of little units, each of
which does practically nothing, but all of which claim to be the most important part of
GALLUP VIRUS: 60% of the PC's infected will lose 30% of their data 14% of the time (plus
or minus a 3.5% margin of error)
RANDALL TERRY VIRUS: Prints "Oh no you don't" whenever you choose (A)bort from
the (A)bort, (R)etry, (F)ail message.
TEXAS VIRUS: Makes sure that it's bigger than any other file.
ADAM AND EVE VIRUS: Takes a couple bytes out of your Apple.
AIRLINE LUGGAGE VIRUS: You're in Dallas, but your data is in Singapore.
FREUDIAN VIRUS: Your computer becomes obsessed with marrying its own motherboard.
PBS VIRUS: Your programs stop every few minutes to ask for money.
ELVIS VIRUS: Your computer gets fat, slow, and lazy, then self destructs, only to
resurface at shopping malls and service stations across rural America.
OLLIE NORTH VIRUS: Causes your printer to become a paper shredder.
NIKE VIRUS: Just does it.
SEARS VIRUS: Your data won't appear unless you buy new cables, power supply, and a set of
JIMMY HOFFA VIRUS: Your programs can never be found again.
KEVORKIAN VIRUS: Helps your computer shut down as an act of mercy.
STAR TREK VIRUS: Invades your system in places where no virus has gone before.
HEALTH CARE VIRUS: Tests your system for a day, finds nothing wrong, and sends you a bill
CLEVELAND INDIANS VIRUS: Makes your 486/50 machine perform like a 286AT.
CHICAGO CUBS VIRUS: Your PC makes frequent mistakes and comes in last in the reviews, but
you still love it.