[rescue] Spam (was: Perverse Question)
Frank Van Damme
frank.vandamme at student.kuleuven.ac.be
Sun Jun 8 03:13:17 CDT 2003
On Sunday 08 June 2003 09:11, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> Having seen a former employer's marketing department's monthly budget
> for color copying and printing ALONE, .... yeah. I could have funded
> all the IT recurring expenses very handily out of Marketing's monthly
> color copying budget, and had a sizeable chunk left over to wine and
> dine the compt.... Er, that is, to improve the morale of IT department
> (...Was that my out-loud voice?)
> > Advertising and executive salaries, plus executive stupidity, are a huge
> > portion of everything you buy now.
> Oh gods, don't get me started on executive compensation. The salaries
> people like Carly Fiorina pull down are obscene, especially in a society
> where teachers, nurses and firefighters often have to work two jobs to
> make ends meet.
And the nurses and firefighters actually do something *useful*. Which I think
can't be said about CF.
Frank Van Damme http://www.openstandaarden.be
"Je pense, donc je suis breveti."
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