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> -----Original Message-----
> From: M. Giffin [mailto:mgiffin -at- earthlink -dot- net]
> Sent: Thursday, March 30, 2000 11:38 AM
> To: TECHWR-L
> Subject: RE: Sites like Guru.com
> $10 an hour? I don't know about you-all, but I've lost a lot of tech
> writing jobs lately to illegal immigrants who don't speak a
> word of English
> working for sub-minimum wage. Giant dirty rooms full of
> Central American
> ladies sitting at 12-inch monitors.
12-INCH MONITORS?? When I got started, all I had was an antique Olivetti
typewriter. And dirty napkins because there was no paper!
Why, I didn't even have a floor. I was lucky to have a ditch in the ground
next to me so I had a place to sleep.
You people with 12-inch monitors think you're so deprived...