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Fri Jun 3, 2016, 02:04 PM

60. Yeah I work 7 days a week..

.. doing IT stuff for a company that has been flying in folks from India so we can train them. People just have no idea the extent to which we are all being sold down the river. Yesterday we had a video conference with our "team" in India .. it was three of us and a room full of people on the other end, every one of them replacing Americans who had built the company up from almost nothing and then let go. It is atrocious and none of our politicians seem to have a clue as to what is happening, nor what to do about it. They all just say we "need more education". But I am training people who supposedly have degrees in computer science but do not even know how a file system works. At this point I am just hoping I can make it to social security eligibility age before I get let go from yet still another company even though all my reviews have been exemplary. I am flat out exhausted from the stress.

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