Graphical User Interface
A Graphical User Interface (GUI, often pronounced GOO-ey) is a point-and-click computer interface used by people who don't use command line except as a novelty. For example, when you are watching that video of Kirk Johnson fisting himself, you are using a GUI.
One of the first GUI's was PARC, which had windows, toolbars, and other common features of what we would consider a GUI.
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