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Tech Looks To Obama To Save Them From 'Just Sort of OK' US Workers

BonThomme Re:You can have your tech visas.. (441 comments)

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.t14.htm

your sector might be a niche

5 days ago
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Tech Looks To Obama To Save Them From 'Just Sort of OK' US Workers

BonThomme Re:Feeding the PR engine, (441 comments)

apparently, in losing, Romney became the best President ever

5 days ago
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Tech Looks To Obama To Save Them From 'Just Sort of OK' US Workers

BonThomme bag of something (441 comments)

"The vast, vast majority of tech engineers that I talked to who are from the United States are very supportive of bringing in people from other countries because they want to work with the very best."

Ah, so any American engineer who disagrees with you obviously doesn't want to work with the very best, and since most of them are going to disagree with you, they prove your point that they're all mediocre.

5 days ago
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Cisco To Slash Up To 6,000 Jobs -- 8% of Its Workforce -- In "Reorganization"

BonThomme Re:Slashdotters, do not disappoint me! (207 comments)

This has nothing to so with H1-Bs. It about having the courage to lay off your existing employees so you can hire new ones for your jobs that require 'special skills'. You know, special skills...

about two weeks ago
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Why Morgan Stanley Is Betting That Tesla Will Kill Your Power Company

BonThomme Re:This explains why republicans push coal (502 comments)

considering there are states where it is illegal to capture the rain that falls on your roof, I'm sure capturing photons won't be far behind...

about three weeks ago
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The CIA Does Las Vegas

BonThomme Re:Consistency is important (124 comments)

need a citation for Holder being found guilty of tax evasion.

as for Geitner, that was amply reported, but few acknowledge that is was payroll taxes (Social Security/Medicare) that weren't paid, as distinct from harboring millions in numbered Swiss accounts.

about a month ago
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The CIA Does Las Vegas

BonThomme Re:Or maybe ... (124 comments)

you forget that it was all MUTUAL. that has a wonderful self-limiting effect.

"no one seems to mind" is just your way of saying you don't care and want to have company.

about a month ago
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CIA Director Brennan Admits He Was Lying: CIA Really Did Spy On Congress

BonThomme Re:Why so serious? (266 comments)

you might benefit from some self-analysis.

about a month ago
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CIA Director Brennan Admits He Was Lying: CIA Really Did Spy On Congress

BonThomme Re:No one calling for resignations (266 comments)

and they never mention golden parachutes in the book, either...

about a month ago
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CIA Director Brennan Admits He Was Lying: CIA Really Did Spy On Congress

BonThomme Re:And no one will go to jail (266 comments)

is "go(ing) after Obama" a precondition for being in the Tea Party?

This is first and foremost about Brennan and the CIA, and your response is "go after Obama!"

about a month ago
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Jesse Jackson: Tech Diversity Is Next Civil Rights Step

BonThomme Re: Stop the idiocracy (514 comments)

probably because it was electronic engineering...

about a month ago
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AP Computer Science Test Takers Up 8,000; Pass Rate Down 6.8%

BonThomme Re:Hedging bets (119 comments)

or people who speak English, apparently.

about a month ago
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AP Computer Science Test Takers Up 8,000; Pass Rate Down 6.8%

BonThomme Re:Inconceivable! (119 comments)

"Democrats are the ones who run collage education for a very long time. And if anything, it proves the Republican ran college board to be right. "

jfc

about a month ago
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Netflix Reduces Physical-Disc Processing, Keeps Prices the Same

BonThomme Re:Evil Corporations... (354 comments)

yay, job creators can uncreate more jobs

about a month ago
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States That Raised Minimum Wage See No Slow-Down In Job Growth

BonThomme Re:One question: (778 comments)

yachts and private jets are often seen as critical to 'survival'. and you need more than one..

about a month ago
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States That Raised Minimum Wage See No Slow-Down In Job Growth

BonThomme Re:500,000 (778 comments)

yes, I'm sure they've made scrupulous measure of customer satisfaction and the long-term financial impacts of poor customer service.

about a month ago

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