Re: They let me go....
That's really tough. Sounds like you didn't see it coming?
13 years...that's a long time. At least the severance package will soften the blow a little.
Best of luck to you and your family.
“There is a cult of ignorance in the United States...The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge'.” - Isaac Asimov