[FoRK] Accidental theorist lost, wanted back

Stephen Williams sdw at lig.net
Thu Jul 16 13:10:18 PDT 2009

Adam L Beberg wrote:
> geege schuman wrote on 7/16/2009 10:25 AM:
>> Private NFP's are the way to go, but the talent pool for running them 
>> is not
>> as well populated as FP's.
> Some silly people view a job as a way to make money, and follow that 
> money wherever it goes. Why else would millions of undergrads have 
> declared themselves pre-hedgefund majors (the other 2 of the pre-three 
> are law and med ) up until just recently.
> Of course, the law jobs are completely gone, offers rescinded and all, 
> laws schools freaking out. Good thing I suppose that health care 
> "reform" isn't happening, or the pre-meds would all be in therapy too. 
> The university teaching jobs I was going to be going after this fall 
> did the same thing, but that's only one facet of what I do, not the core.
> I guess we're the lucky ones that actually do that we like, and thus 
> like what we do. Can you imagine the emptiness of life? Sure the 
> lawyers have the warm glow of Satan's evil embrace, and the hedgies 
> all had their whores, but still...

Imagine what the whores job market is like these days!  To whit:

I chaperoned my little brother in Las Vegas several weeks ago.  For the 
first time, ever, women were extremely blatant right at and inside the 
entrances of a number of casinos.  He had to get help from security to 
make it to his room alone the day before I arrived.  Yikes.


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