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Windows 7: Where Do You Work?

09 Aug 2009   #51
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Joan Archer View Post
That is so true even though they protest they aren't age discriminating they so are.
Trouble is those youngster only know it through books plus it means they don't have to pay them much.

There's the rub!
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09 Aug 2009   #52
petrossa

vista x64/ win 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Joan Archer View Post
That is so true even though they protest they aren't age discriminating they so are.
Trouble is those youngster only know it through books plus it means they don't have to pay them much.
at Joan. A young person who has actually opened, let alone read a book. The idea. You sweet naive person you.

Real life: they spend their time watching DragonballZ, messing about with their mobiles and copy their homework from wikipedia.

I have here a pile of of obligatory schoolbooks which have no creases in their backs at all.
He just (thanks to the lowering of educational standards because they adjust them each year to the common level) graduated electro technical something french.

I remember a year ago he came home with a BOOK he had to read for french language. Well he failed that test, he read exactly 2 paragraphs. TWO, as in 2.
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10 Aug 2009   #53
FullyLoadedMan

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit, Mac OS Snow Leopard 10.6
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by petrossa View Post
at Joan. A young person who has actually opened, let alone read a book. The idea. You sweet naive person you.

Real life: they spend their time watching DragonballZ, messing about with their mobiles and copy their homework from wikipedia.

I have here a pile of of obligatory schoolbooks which have no creases in their backs at all.
He just (thanks to the lowering of educational standards because they adjust them each year to the common level) graduated electro technical something french.

I remember a year ago he came home with a BOOK he had to read for french language. Well he failed that test, he read exactly 2 paragraphs. TWO, as in 2.
I take offence to this!!
I am 16, Hate DBZ, only text and ring my girlfriend from my mobile and write 2000 word essays for my english literature class on Dylan Thomas's "Under MilkWood"

What you have there is a harsh steryotype of generation Y.
I enjoy making stuff in my spare time eg.. On the weekend just past i made a case for one of my USB drives out of Lego. Mighty Epic if you ask me.

Just my two cents worth.

Now where were we??
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10 Aug 2009   #54
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 

Please, FullyLoadedMan, please don't take this too seriously: I had to smile when I read first your post stating that you are 16, and then checking your screen name. Nice contrast!


Kari
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10 Aug 2009   #55
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FullyLoadedMan View Post
I take offence to this!!
I am 16, Hate DBZ, only text and ring my girlfriend from my mobile and write 2000 word essays for my english literature class on Dylan Thomas's "Under MilkWood"
Im not belittling your accomplishments, but when I was your age, I was doing latin to english translations ... one year later, and I had to translate Ciceros' orations against Catiline from greek to latin to english ... and in those days we didn't have leggos ... Lincoln Logs were the rage..

Dedecus in aevum quod in suus potissimus!
Shame on the age and on its principles!

Ciceros' first Oration against Catiline 258 BCE
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10 Aug 2009   #56
Bumpus

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SanityKills View Post
IT Helpdesk for a printing company. We're nationwide with one IT tech each of about 8 locations for break and fix purposes.
You have EXCELLENT taste in cars, btw.
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10 Aug 2009   #57
Bumpus

 

(errrrrrr....pulling hard to get the topic back on track)

project coordinator for the last 6 months, IT stuff.
Not happy with it and hoping to get back on the technical side shortly (with same employer)
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10 Aug 2009   #58
Kipper

 

I guess I am just an old man; retired 3 times over now. Life is great.

For work I spend all my spare time working with the MIAP (Missing In America Project). Our goal to to get every forgotten American Service Man/Woman's cremains off the shelves of cemetery's across the US and get interned at our National cemetery's.

MIAP
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10 Aug 2009   #59
holo88

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

applying for sanitation engineer (fancy word for janitor) at wally-world. 10+ dollars an hour, health insurance, and all the neat s*** "that falls off trucks" HAHA

for skills, im gonna put "I can do computer" just for S&G's
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11 Aug 2009   #60
DJG

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
Well, I suppose I could also be called a 'Decorator' too, because I did go into homes and re-arrange furniture, accessories, helped install custom made (as to my specifications) draperies ... I did a lot of detail work, as well as design.
My uncle on my mom's side was the President of the Interior Decorator's Association of Puerto Rico for many years - he was very good at it and also very, err, happy or something like that .

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
I play with Legos. ...
Who's Legos? Do they kick? Do they ever say "Leggo of my Lego"?

I'm newly liberated from work - I'm a free man (in every sense of the word) ... but I've been a software developer / designer / architect since school days many, many years ago in a galaxy far away, first independently, then for a semiconductor & system manufacturer, then for many, many years in a Big (4?5?6?) Auditing Firm, then for several years for a Cable & Comm Corp, then 1 year for a sat & cable programming provider ...

Originally I was more into the hardware side .
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