[FoRK] coining

Ryan King ryan
Thu Sep 22 09:42:34 PDT 2005


On Sep 21, 2005, at 1:45 PM, Adam L Beberg wrote:
> Joe Barrera wrote on 9/21/2005 10:03 AM:
>> Adam L Beberg wrote:
>>
>>> > Yes, yes, no. It can take years. Look at Nuasis. They've been in
>>> > sweat-shop mode for at LEAST five years. Mandatory Saturdays and
>>> > everything.
>>>
>>>  Where did they find employees? I assume they got them on the human
>>>  slave market in China?
>> Believe it or not, there are actually still a couple programmers  
>> in the job
>> market here in the Bay Area.
>
> Point was, anyone I know would laugh if you asked them to come in  
> on a Saturday. Only slaves work on Saturdays, calling them anything  
> else would be wrong, even "wage slave" is probably not quite right.

You know, some people actually enjoy their jobs. And some of those  
jobs require a lot of work.

-ryan



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