"They’re angry, not stupid"

They can be both, and they are.

Maybe if they'd finished high school, or turned off the TV once in a while and worked on their employability they might lead better lives. But they blame the Mexicans and despise people who made their careers happen.

I wasn't born knowing how to write software. I read books.

American Software Developer living in Vietnam. Classical musician (guitar, woodwinds), weightlifter, multilingual, misanthrope • XY

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