Won't be there as UID 138013... I remembered the password to my legacy (almost 10 year old) account, and will be there as UID 1943. Cheers! Oh, I am willing to drive up to three people from the Mira Mesa area with good or better
/. karma. (I will not be consuming alcohol). Send email (to slashdot user 1943)with your /. UID or user name, real name, and preferably a recent photo. I shall ACK with a keyword to the email address registered with your /. account which you should have ready when we meet.
Well, I got what I really wanted for Christmas: a job. Having been unemployed since October (September, really, since I knew I was going), has been a real bummer, espescially since it meant having to leave the U.S. and return to Canada. The telecom bust has been particularly tough on those of us on the bleading edge of core routing -- there just isn't the demand for capacity that was expected. Not since 1933 has the stock market had three down years in a row (and a fourth is quite possible), so