Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Comment Re:And I blame my parents (Score 1) 734

"Luckily, my parents granted me with the mental fortitude and tools to survive"

How did they do this? I have a toddler and want to prepare him for this kind of stuff. Any insight would be appreciated. When I was a kid, I was never bullied, nor a bully. I saw it going on, but didn't do anything to stop it.

Comment Re:Was this article all a mistake? (Score 1) 688

I agree with your comment. Right tool for the job and all that.

This always makes me laugh though:

And trust me you are not the only person on this site that applies a religious devotion to the tools they swear are the penultimate language development tool or operating system ever invented.

penultimate means 'next to last'. I always get a chuckle when people use it to mean something like 'super ultimate'.

Comment Re:Wow.... (Score 1) 1173

Especially with 18 wheelers, where, right or wrong, if I get in an accident with them, I lose bigtime

HaHa.

Reminds me of what my dad used to say to me: Better to be let them "win" and be alive than you "win" but be dead.

Slashdot Top Deals

We don't know who it was that discovered water, but we're pretty sure that it wasn't a fish. -- Marshall McLuhan

Working...