Subject: Re: Is mediocrity the norm in computer science ? From: Erik Naggum <email@example.com> Date: Sun, 23 Jun 2002 14:43:09 GMT Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Stefan Birbacher | In fact, here entry requirements are far lower for computer science | degree courses than for law or medicine. | | The drones who just want a job seem to be entering comp sci in | increasing numbers. They used to do accounting before. Computer Science has never been a science, and it is becoming more and more a engineering or technical school subject, not a university subject. It is somewhat like mechanics, which is a hard subject in physics, and auto mechanics, which is not. -- Guide to non-spammers: If you want to send me a business proposal, please be specific and do not put "business proposal" in the Subject header. If it is urgent, do not use the word "urgent". If you need an immediate answer, give me a reason, do not shout "for your immediate attention". Thank you.