Google Wave, turbulence and Serenity

So I'm all signed up with Google Wave after wangling an invitation out of one of my senior colleagues. It's fun to play with but I'm getting a bit tired of seeing this error message:

Google Wave error message about turbulence and exploding
Apparently the wording is based on a quote from the Joss Whedon sci-fi movie Serenity (which I haven't seen).

If you're on Google Wave too, you can wave to me at

Update 23/11/2009: And here's another Google Wave error message I've encountered, again inspired by Serenity (apparently):

Everything's shiny Google Wave error message


The Ridger, FCD said...

It is from Serenity, and it's funny, but I can imagine it would get old pretty quickly.

hanum said...

I've got the invitation of Google Wave on November 25. Yay.. finally :D

JD (The Engine Room) said...

I've now got eight Google Wave invitations to give out. Email me if you would like one - first come, first served.

argh said...

hehe.. in serenity they use the word "wave" for emails, call, etc.. a tribute for guessing right?