[thechat] why I love mainstream media.

Bob Davis bobd at members.evolt.org
Thu Mar 29 08:33:03 CST 2001

So, if you don't read MetaFilter


Telling quote:

''There are plenty of folks with AS [Asperger syndrome] who are 
hard-working and productive. But they are drawn to computers and, if not 
properly mentored, I suppose that's where hacking could get started.''


"Grandin, Mitnick and several leading medical researchers say there is 
sufficient evidence to ask: Could AS be an indicator of children at risk 
of drifting into computer hacking?"

<my parents>
On no!  My kid's a 'hacker'!  I heard him say something about 'hacking 
php'...My poor boy is a drug addicted, autistic hacker...<sob, tear>

These guys crack me up.

bob davis
bobd at members.evolt.org

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