Re: sputter choke gasp . . .
> That's a damn cruel joke to play on a
> man who's been looking for work for the
> last eight weeks! A good one, though.
> Now if you'd posted that Shrub passed a
> literacy test, I would have known
> automagically that we'd passed
> Have a nice war,
I left my job as head tech/networker/garbage man the mon after thanksgiving.....
was there ten years....
as/400 unix nt's novell printers cisco's etc.....
i called 140 companies in houston....got to tell my story 20 times...
was invited to an interview all 20 times...
told my story again live.....
one offer $10.00 an hour.....
Sorry the head/brain does not come with the body for ten......I could push a broom....
I started a company....
Goin is slow.....
If I really wanted a j-j-j-job tommorrow I would pick a Busy street with lots O strip-centers (on foot I might add).....
Tomorrow I would be working somewhere, maybe dumping dirty oil on my head in a oil change place or cashier in a all-nighter or carpenters helper or scraping shit from peoples shoes or.........
I might stay at that job 2 hours,,,2days....2months....2years??????
depends on if I have fun.....
Point is if I wanted a job tomorrow....I would have it....if I didn't groove on it....I'd still have my ears out.....BUT....I would bring in at least a few hundred bucks NEXT WEEK....
I always work.....
It's my favorite recreation.....Work and study....
If ya want ta work....You'll work.....IN ANY ECONOMY!!!! might not be your favorite....might not pay enough.....but you wouldn't be hungry.....
Re: You should be proud of this
> % Freshmeat 0wns.. apparently even at
> % April Fools' jokes, so, just take it
> % such and brush it off.. to go as far
> % to punish yourself by not listing a
> % project of yours on such a widely
> % site as freshmeat is just plain
> % disgusting... you really are a
> % human being...
> Whoa! Who are you to tell the guy he is
> a 'terrible human being'? The Pope or
> something? Look, I have one full-time
> and one part-time computer job, both of
> which were GIVEN to me by my father
> because of the state of the economy, so
> I consider myself DAMN lucky for the
> situation I'm in, and everybody is not
> so lucky. With this economy, staying
> employed is LUCK of the draw (ask the
> people at Enron, who didn't even know
> the company was acting illegally, or
> people who worked for airlines and
> didn't expect Sept. 11th.) So, don't
> you dare look down your snotty
> over-privileged little nose a-la-Bill
> Gates and declare him a 'terrible human
> being' for having the back-bone to stand
> up and say that it is sick to publicly
> humiliate unemployed or poor people,
> because he is absolutely RIGHT. If you
> are among the morally bankrupt,
> great!...but don't look down on him for
> thinking like a HUMAN, instead of like
> some kind of circus chimp. By the way,
> if it's okay to joke about
> poor/unemployed people, you probably
> think it's okay to 'joke' about all the
> people on both sides dying over in Iraq
> right now? Yeah, right! Poor taste is
> poor taste. While you're at it, go
> laugh at some elderly folks suffering
> from Parkinson's in a nursing home and
> spit on a couple of homeless people on
> the way home. I mean, if you're going
> to stoop low, might as well not stop
> until you hit rock bottom, right? Get
> help, buddy.
We were all born equal......
We have the right to die.....
You are your own savior.......
You are exactly where you want to be.....