RE: Tooltime (was XML...)

Subject: RE: Tooltime (was XML...)
From: Wade Courtney <wade -dot- courtney -at- nocpulse -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2001 12:00:04 -0800


> We cheer a baseball player, not because of the bat he uses, but how he
> uses that bat.

Only if we don't know the diference from a louisville slugger and a stick
from the back yard.

> We cheer a musician, not because of the guitar he uses, but
> how he uses
> that guitar.

Unless you work with a bunch of guitar snobs like I do who turned thier
noses up at my new gibson.

> We trust a plumber, not because of the type of wrench he
> uses, but how he
> uses that wrench.

Unless its not a craftsman, snap-on, etc.

> We pay technical writers, not because of the tools they use,
> but what they
> produce with those tools.

But, I do get a lot of criticizum from my fellow engineers because I don't
use LInux.

Wade =)

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