Monday Chuckle: Keeping Computer Viruses Away With Malachite | Vol. 2 / No. 42.1

Source unknown, but found on Reddit
Source unknown, but found on Reddit

I’d love someone to try this out — does anyone have two computers (one for a control) and mind deactivating their antivirus software in order to give it a go? You could try it out before visiting one of these sites. I’m sure it’ll go fine.

But, uh, report back. With pictures, if possible.


Richard Ford Burley is a writer, library worker, and doctoral candidate in English at Boston College, where he’s studying remix culture and the processes that generate texts. In his spare time he writes about science, skepticism, and feminism (and terrible antivirus solutions) here at This Week In Tomorrow.