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>I've been in "the business" for almost 15 yrs. and I'm
>always amazed at the depth and breadth of degrees
>among us. To whit:
>BA French major, minors in Spanish and Secondary Education
One of our tech writers here has a PhD in Slavic languages. Her
predecessor left to take a job translating Spanish. Weird.
How many charming talents have been spoiled by the instilled
desire to do "important" work! Some people are born to lift
heavy weights. Some are born to juggle with golden balls.