February 7, 2018
#1952: Backpack Decisions
[Cueball stands in front of a store display with 17 backpacks and a couple of boxes on the shelf. He has pulled two backpacks down, and they sit at his feet along with a messenger bag (or satchel) behind him. He thinks to himself:]
It’s down to two: the one with the charger pocket and the one with—
Wait, that other one is waterproof!
Ugh. Do I even want a backpack?
Maybe I should be looking at messenger bags again.
OK, starting over.
[Caption below the comic:]
Amount of time I’ve spent paralyzed by indecision over choosing the right…
[A bar graph is shown. Each label is followed by a black bar representing the amount of time:]
College [short bar that is 40 pixels wide]
Phone [short bar that is 26 pixels wide]
Apartment [short bar that is 33 pixels wide]
Car [shortest bar, 20 pixels wide]
Laptop [second longest bar, 46 pixels wide]
Backpack [longest bar, 202 pixels wide]