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Things that make you say...WTF!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by darkturtleninja, Feb 12, 2009.

  1. Nov 29, 2013 at 10:30 PM
    anders99

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    That would just take it to a whole hole new level
     
  2. Nov 29, 2013 at 10:49 PM
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    MapleMoose Drunk Canadian

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  3. Nov 29, 2013 at 11:40 PM
    IDtrucks

    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    Keep dreaming. Really.
     
  4. Nov 30, 2013 at 12:48 AM
    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    an item i noticed on amazon's black friday list..

    tt.jpg
     
  5. Nov 30, 2013 at 4:08 AM
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  6. Nov 30, 2013 at 5:41 AM
    Guerrilla

    Guerrilla Smurf it.

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  7. Nov 30, 2013 at 6:17 AM
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    All this talk of wages and careers and not one mention of the military is a true WTF in my mind. Whether enlisted or officer you gain worthwhile experience, and job skills and, if you stay to retirement, great retirement benefits.
     
  8. Nov 30, 2013 at 6:35 AM
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    Eh, I know 3 MechE's that got jobs with different oil companies and are each making over $90,000 a year at age 23. Exxon even spent $20,000 on some ridiculous background check to hire one of my friends.

    Engineers do well right out of college.
     
  9. Nov 30, 2013 at 8:16 AM
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    I agree

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  10. Nov 30, 2013 at 8:23 AM
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  11. Nov 30, 2013 at 8:33 AM
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  12. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:27 AM
    IDtrucks

    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    I realize me is a great degree. Absolutly. But I really can't believe every me student can expect to make that kind of money right out of school. It's just not realistic.
     
  13. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:33 AM
    IDtrucks

    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    No sir haha. Am I really that far off that a 22 year old me student who just graduated with little to no work experience can expect to earn 78k right off the bat?
     
  14. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:35 AM
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  15. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:36 AM
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    /\/\/\
     
  16. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:40 AM
    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    It depends.

    a friend of mine graduated last year and is now working on the development side of Boeing, and his starting, after being scouted and all that was around 60k
     
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    Oh hahahahaha that's what you were referring to.

    Come on keep up with the acronyms :p

    What does this mean??
     
  18. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:42 AM
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  19. Nov 30, 2013 at 10:46 AM
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    piercedtiger Devout Atheist

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    I had 2 friends get ME degrees. One ended up living in a tent in her aunt's back yard in CA for a year or more because she couldn't find a job. Now she's in Alaska, and I have no idea if she's using her degree.

    The other friend went back to school in another state for a different degree.

    Degrees don't guarantee jobs, nor pay rates. I have a degree, but every place I went wanted experience. Where the hell do you get experience if no one will hire you without it? Even if you have a Masters.

    A guy i went to HS with has a Masters in chemistry of some description, and a bachelors in something else. What's he doing? Writing patent laws for IBM, not a damn thing to do with chemistry.
     
  20. Nov 30, 2013 at 11:17 AM
    IDtrucks

    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    Of course. That's kind of what I mean. It's best to network and meet people while in school in your field so you can actually get a job upon graduation. I just think it's silly to expecect that kind of pay when others can't even get a job.
     

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