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My getting laid off kind of put a damper on my enthusiasm as well.


I finally figured out that engineers are just another commodity to the companies. Other than a minute few, we were interchangable components. Like assembers, except we had no effective union. We were "professional", after all. "Exempt" meant we didn't punch a time clock. Also we could work lots of unpaid overtime.

I became Wally* toward the end.

Count Uptoten
*See Dilbert
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