Re: 2024 is only a decade away -- are you a gimme, or a dim?
Deranged Nasat wrote:
Providing for yourself is indeed a "privilege"
I would have to disagree, perhaps it would be more accurate to say that providing for yourself is a personal choice, or a personal philosophy. The willingness to do it.
There no "special right or advantage" involved. When I started at a package delivery service, I possessed a drivers license and no experience. I told them I could start immediately and was working there the same day.
About a year and a half ago, in a conversation with a young homeless man, I mention that in the eastern section of the state the harvest was starting. I was curtly informed that such work was beneath him, and that he had a MBA.
Fast food is usually hiring, and (if you're under 26 years) the military is alway recruiting.
It's not about being privileged
, it's about not being "picky
"I was never a Star Trek fan." J.J. Abrams