Re: UCI Mischeif

Tom Whore (
Fri, 24 Jul 1998 12:56:12 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 24 Jul 1998, John M. Klassa wrote:
> Unfortunate, isn't it? Most of the people who are any good (in my
> experience, anyway) are the ones who grew up tinkering with computers
> (or calculators, JoeBar :-)) -- who grew up with Sinclair ZX-81s and
> VIC-20s and Ataris and Commodore-64s... These days, many of the folks
> in our business are those motivated entirely by $$$ rather than by the
> coolness coefficient of working with 'puters.

There will always be that section of a feild that is in it for the money.
With computers its a bit easier to spot. The "money" folks dont have a
real rig at home, often claim lack of knowing on things as basic as tcp
protocals, quake server strings and what CDC is.

They lack that essential mania which seperates the lunaticsfrom the

"the 3% nation of Id be doing this even if they didnt pay me"