This question, far from being a stereotype
d question heard only in Dilbert
other workplace satire
, is actually used
and actually considered the height of humor
by many corporate drone
I did not believe this until I encountered "Mike" at Bristol-Myers Squibb, where I worked for a while. Not only did this person (and many others, I should add) use this on at least a daily basis,
he also was the proud owner of a plaque bearing the words
You want it when!?
People smiled at it. It added levity to their otherwise drab days.