Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Note: You can take 10% off all Slashdot Deals with coupon code "slashdot10off." ×

Comment Re:People laugh at stuff like this (Score 0) 134

Well, I can't really recommend Mensa. I found that most of the members weren't particularly interesting after they started repeating their party pieces. They liked playing games, both on and off paper, whereas I prefer to do something more useful with my life (plus I'm not very good at the games they played ;-)

Their attitude towards intelligence was disappointing. They appeared to believe that a high IQ is both necessary and sufficient to do well, in much the same way that an immature teenager thinks he knows how to drive because he has a car with a big engine.

Karl's version of Parkinson's Law: Work expands to exceed the time alloted it.

Working...