Spot Inspection: The image on your computer desktop

Mandisdesktop_lIn my ongoing mission to examine all the ways that our love of pop culture makes imprints on our lives — and to populate PopWatch on a slow news day — I’m issuing a spot inspection of your computer desktop. What image have you selected to stare at when you don’t have six windows open? (For me, that’s approximately 30 seconds a day, so Gale Harold, tiled, should not be at all freaked out by this.)

Your turn.


Comments (260 total) Add your comment
Page: 1 2 3 18
  • Bee

    X-Files 2 Wallpaper! CANNOT.WAIT for this movie.

  • Jay

    bjork. volta album cover. ’nuff said.

  • Melinda65

    I have a shot of Old Faithful erupting that my husband took on a trip to Yellowstone.

  • Zaphod Beeblebrox

    Sorry, no pop culture background…just the most awesome picture of my son playing in the sprinkler for the first time. Seriously, this picture could be in a magazine. Hey EW, need any “cute kid” pics?

  • Kebab

    Mine is a mock-Absolut Vodka ad, with a Dharma logo on the bottle and the words “ABSOLUT LOST” at the bottom. I love it!

  • Kaitlin

    On my work computer I have a spoof motivational poster about working hard with photos/quotes from Arrested development. When I come in and log in each morning. angry that its so early. I get a little laugh and can settle into my day.

  • Court

    Mine is David Tennant’s Hamlet promo picture: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v137/StrangeBlaze/DW/vowrp5.jpg (hope you guys can see that) I suppose it reminds me of what I will sadly, never see. :(

  • jcarla

    At work: A picture of my then 2-month old nephew just hangin’ on the couch.
    Home: Right now a pic of Wonder Woman by Alex Ross.

  • sarah

    A pair of Christian Louboutin pumps…a girl can dream.

  • Carolina

    A self-made Shia Labeouf wallpaper. Just can’t get enough of The Beef.

  • Goatse.cx

    My own, violently-stretched rectum

  • Meghan

    The extent of my fangirlness is revealed…my desktop on my work computer is David Cook (which is nice if I need a pick-me-up during the day). My laptop at home is of the Idol Season 7 top 12 at the finale after David Cook won and he was singing and he motioned for all of them to come join him (so sweet!). I never got into Idol until this season, and now I’m too obsessed.

  • MsDaisy

    At home I’ve got a picture of my new Toyota Prius. At work I’ve got a tropical paradise…a girl can dream, can’t she?

  • Gina
  • Snarf

    At work – nothing but the upiquitous windows icon.
    At home? A picture of North America during the August ’03 blackout from space at night.

Page: 1 2 3 18
Add your comment
The rules: Keep it clean, and stay on the subject - or we may delete your comment. If you see inappropriate language, e-mail us. An asterisk (*) indicates a required field.

When you click on the "Post Comment" button above to submit your comments, you are indicating your acceptance of and are agreeing to the Terms of Service. You can also read our Privacy Policy.

Latest Videos

Advertisement

From Our Partners

TV Recaps

Powered by WordPress.com VIP