• Subject: Re: Conference speakers, was Re: What are a programmer's rights to what he writes?
  • From: nina jones <ddi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 30 May 2000 20:32:45 -0500
  • Organization: Data Design Inc. http://www.datadesigninc.com

> Where do they get some of these speakers at computer conferences?
> I remember one at a joint users group meeting in our area espousing
> the evils of data processing and our only role was to displace
> American workers and exploit foreign workers.  He looked about as
> looney as Sam Kinnison in 'Back to School'.

well, she was a well known state legislator.  they had 'ladies nite' to
honor the ladies in data processing.  and at the time (mid 1970's),
there were darn few of us!

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