God bless the geeks, for they will inherit the earth, and wind up owning the rest of us dumbasses.
be wery of the hipster nerds.. collectivist commie tight jean wearing mofos
anyways.. yes.. harness and cherish geeks. teach them and they will teach you.
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This makes me think of this: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/tesla
You definitely want to sort out the Edisons from the Teslas.
Now that was some Awesome Educational Entertainment!
Passing on to many.
PS Tesla was Ayn Rand’s inspiration for John Galt
That makes a lot of sense. I’m familiar with Tesla and I’ve read Atlas Shrugged, but never put two and two together. Thanks.
Kinda like Henry Ford invented the automobile, and the Wright Bros were the first to fly. It all depends on who’s teaching the class.
The geeks and techies will for the most part not “own” anyone.
They will work for those who DO “own” people…..including the geeks.
So if you don’t make him part of your tribe he will be part of another
I am a geek (as well as a gun nut), spent my working life as a computer hardware designer and systems engineer. Learned my trade in the Marine Corps, of all places. Don’t worry, most geeks are just as pissed off as the rest of you guys. Of course some are whores to power, just as in the rest of the population.
I wrote this recently:
Thanks for posting that. After the epic failure to recruit the surgeon, I’m trying my local ham radio geeks next.
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