Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 158 Stack Exchange communities.

What is meta?
Here's how it works:
  1. Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
  2. The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
  3. Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates

When you are too fast in interacting with SO, a captcha request appears, together with a photo of two gentlemen dressed as robots.

Who are they ?

share|improve this question
I bet it was a random picture from Google Images. – Tyler Carter Jul 31 '09 at 1:05
I just searched like the first 20 pages of "two robots" :) Nothing. – Sampson Jul 31 '09 at 1:10
I think Jermaine is the Pusher and Bret is the Shover. – Nosredna Jul 31 '09 at 3:04
That's some very dirty talk – Ian Elliott Jul 31 '09 at 4:51
you know you can CLICK THE IMAGE to have all be revealed, right? Not like it's some massively hidden secret. – Jeff Atwood Jul 31 '09 at 7:08
@Jeff: When I am asked for a captcha, my robotic nature forces me to obey the order of solving it. I don't investigate further. – Stefano Borini Jul 31 '09 at 11:54
Yeah, who's the robot now?! – Jeff Atwood Jul 31 '09 at 13:56
@Jeff: let's not go philosophical now ;) – Stefano Borini Jul 31 '09 at 21:20
up vote 12 down vote accepted

It's Jemaine and Bret from Flight of the Conchords. Specifically, the episode called Sally. Here's the video.

share|improve this answer
+1 for providing the video – Stefano Borini Jul 31 '09 at 1:26
Do they know they're famous now? – John Saunders Jul 31 '09 at 2:11
More importantly, how will Murray screw this over? – random Jul 31 '09 at 2:24
@John, wouldn't that involve them not being famous to begin with? I mean they have a TV show... – Ian Elliott Jul 31 '09 at 4:50
+1 for providing the video?!? THE VIDEO IS LINKED ON THE IMAGE ON THE SITE!! (head asplode) – Jeff Atwood Jul 31 '09 at 8:35
@Jeff: I hope you've learned a little something about UI usability from this: people clearly don't know that images are links unless they have a blue border. – Hilarious Comedy Pesto Jul 31 '09 at 16:12
Feature request: Make it obvious that robot picture is an HTML link. – Nosredna Aug 4 '09 at 15:21

They remind me of the Flight of the Conchords...Jemaine and Bret.

share|improve this answer
+1 for being right. ;-) – Mike Jul 31 '09 at 1:14
Because they are Jermaine and Bret – Ian Elliott Jul 31 '09 at 1:18
I guess that if life was a D&D campaign, this would be a 20 in bardic lore. – Stefano Borini Jul 31 '09 at 1:27
@Ian: Actually, they're Jemaine and Bret. No 'r'. – Hilarious Comedy Pesto Jul 31 '09 at 12:44

I'm just sorry it's not Jeff and Joel.

share|improve this answer

I think they might be Daft Punk

share|improve this answer
I think you might be daft, punk. – Hilarious Comedy Pesto Jul 31 '09 at 17:21

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .