You'd be surprised. It seems every time there is change in the tech sphere, Slashdot is the first to voice skepticism and discomfort.
If not outright luddism...
I like to think of it as tempered opposition to running headlong towards the latest fad or 'next big thing'.
"OMG this is going to change the world you luddites! Damn caution, full speed ahead!"
Maybe we should only let people smart enough to figure it out go to college
Fuck you and your holier than thou attitude. Your touching story is a great example of how in america, if you just work hard enough, just try, you will win in the end. You will be debt free with a husband and a house, working at the Mayo clinic.
La - de - fucking - da. Your story represents about 1% of america bud. Its a fucking fantasy and not even possible for most people. Maybe all us 'stupid' people should just be put down like rabid dogs, so we don't tarnish your perfect world. Come down off your Ivory Tower and meet the rest of the people in your society you self righteous ass hat.
Mombrea argues that 'being a good developer isn't about memorizing the language specific calls
As a recent C# convert, I can tell you that for me, it has become quite addicting.
Power corrupts. And atomic power corrupts atomically.