[Haskell-cafe] PhD at age 45?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Tue Dec 3 20:31:55 UTC 2013

On Tue, Dec 3, 2013 at 3:20 PM, AntC <anthony_clayden at clear.net.nz> wrote:

> Re work: curiously, I recently received an unsolicited email from Google
> inviting me to 'have a conversation' [managementspeak yeuch!].
> This was apparently based on my volume of postings on the forum. (I
> suspect not on their quality ;-) I suggested that first they look at my
> LinkedIn page, which would have roughly revealed my age -- already greater
> than yours will be when you 'come out of school'.
> Since then, nothing. Nada. Not even an acknowledgement. Rude, I call it.

Interesting. They're still pinging me every few months, and it is not that
hard to find out my age (or even get a good rough estimate by checking
usenet archives).

brandon s allbery kf8nh                               sine nomine associates
allbery.b at gmail.com                                  ballbery at sinenomine.net
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