Humor: iPhones are like new girlfriends

Humor: iPhones are like new girlfriends
Admittedly, this video could easily refer to any high-end smartphone on the market, but for better or worse, the iPhone is the cultural touchstone and metonym that stands in for the entire smartphone industry. We all know the feeling though, you get a shiny new device, and you just get lost in it - finding new things to do, new surprising talents, and better ways to waste your time together. Saying that a new smartphone is like a new girlfriend isn't really too much of a stretch.

That's where the good folks from CollegeHumor come in with a new video depicting exactly that process. It's a fun look at the timeline of a smartphone, and even sets up a potential follow-up video that could delve into the deeper emotional troubles of getting into a relationship/buying a new device just before you meet that perfect someone/thing.

source: CollegeHumor

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20 Comments

2. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Shouldn't it be like old girlfriends instead?

4. kozza3

Posts: 778; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

but but what if your a girl?

17. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

lesbians? thats always possible

5. wando77

Posts: 1168; Member since: Aug 23, 2012

As in it starts off amazing but you soon realise that it's a heap of **** and there's much better stuff out there?

6. 12013E12T

Posts: 37; Member since: Sep 08, 2009

It says, "Video Not Found" :(

13. HäckeMáte

Posts: 168; Member since: Feb 28, 2012

Your probably using an Android

7. kissily

Posts: 53; Member since: Oct 09, 2012

This is a cool video. Thumbs up my way

8. Cha7520

Posts: 222; Member since: Oct 31, 2010

OMG!! LAME!

18. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

old idea but not lame. if you ever had relationship and some technology you love you will see the similarities.

9. Xtasy

Posts: 284; Member since: Jan 13, 2013

Ye for the people who end up being alone cuz all they do is play with it lol

10. Omar-BHR95

Posts: 184; Member since: Dec 23, 2012

but my girlfiend (Lumia 920) is more sexy and i like her thick with the curves :p

11. BigBoss10

Posts: 279; Member since: Aug 31, 2012

LOL!!!!

12. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

My girlfriend (Xperia Z) is more sexy, oh my god, look at the design, look at the glass! Isn't she sexy? :)

14. jsdechavez

Posts: 814; Member since: Jul 20, 2012

So... so my iphone friends are lesbians now? (Yes, only girls use iPhone in the office.)

15. 1ceTr0n

Posts: 549; Member since: May 20, 2012

16. AlMal

Posts: 29; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

quite funny video. Not sure what girls think about it.

19. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

i doubt any girl comes on this site. and if they did, they would be smart enough to not use iphone

20. Reluctant_Human

Posts: 913; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

So very true about every phone I've ever used.

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