[linux-elitists] /usr/games/fortune is evil

jim@valinux.com jim@valinux.com
Thu Mar 8 13:08:38 PST 2001

How many people on this list can directly correlate their current 
job to their bachelor's degree?

Just curious,

- Jim

Jim Gleason			VA Linux Systems
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On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, Don Marti wrote:

> Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 12:45:00 -0800
> From: Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org>
> To: Aaron Lehmann <aaronl@vitelus.com>
> Cc: linux-elitists@zgp.org
> Subject: Re: [linux-elitists] /usr/games/fortune is evil
> On Thu, Mar 08, 2001 at 12:26:42PM -0800, Aaron Lehmann wrote:
> > Add to that "talking shit about your prep school". It's the reason why
> > the timestamp on this is during school hours (and why I got a good
> > night's sleep).
> My advice to you, young man, is drop out of school and sleep and hack
> all day. Tell your parents to give you your prep school and college fund
> now, in used twenties, and blow it on toys and road trips. If you ever
> want to learn something in college, just walk in like you belong there;
> the professors and TAs won't give you any shit because they can't stand
> the bureaucrats either.
> If your parents have any questions about the college fund part, have
> them call me.
> -- 
> Don Marti              "I've never sent or received a GIF in my life." 
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