I saw a meme yesterday regarding the federal furlough that went something like this:
We have to do our jobs and not get paid. Meanwhile, Congress continues to get paid and not do their jobs.
Can’t get any truer than that. Washington continues to play games with peoples lives (although I see few non-federal… Continue Reading “The Fucking games they play inside the beltway”
A couple of current and former co-workers and I were shooting the breeze about work related stuff, crypto issues in particular, and we former tech controllers from the telecommunications side started comparing how crypto, key updates, etc., have changed over the years (decades!!!) since we were brand new… Continue Reading “Dinosaurs in the career field”
Lately I’ve been finding myself spending so much time on the computer doing computer based training (CBT)… I’m spending more and more time with this guy, listening to him talk and lecture, sometimes drifting off as he just continues to babble. As it goes, I’m spending almost more… Continue Reading “Putting in CBT time”
Does this man looks very familiar? Does he look naggingly familiar? Sickeningly familiar maybe? Well he does to me! That’s because this required Threat Awareness and Reporting Program (TARP) training on the Army Learning Management System (ALMS) is a painful bitch to complete because it’s… Continue Reading “Mandatory training is agonizing”
Furloughs… hmmm, joke’s on me. I was supposed to be excepted and continue working, but this morning the headsheds changed the approved excepted employee list and I was dropped off. Oh well. Now it’s going to be a challenge without pay.
I guess I and 799,000 other federal employees will have… Continue Reading “Caught in the furlough”