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It's more involved than that, in my experience. When my company converts a perfectly good engineer into a completely wretched manager they remove their brain, their spine ("vertebrate manager" is a contradiction in terms), and (if they're male) their 'two best friends'.
If something has a solution... Why do we have to worry about?. If it has no solution... For what reason do we have to worry about?
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Wow, Dilbert used to be funny and high level humor. This is really some low level bashing - managers are brainless, duh. Adams must have had to deliver and went on easy stereotypes because no other idea. You can't be inspired all the time.
I don't think they have phones either... Surely, you mean "bones"?
Anything that is unrelated to elephants is irrelephant Anonymous - The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 - Never argue with a fool. Onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. Mark Twain