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   Re: [xml-dev] OFFTOPIC: Job Opportunity

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why would you want to be in New Jersey when you could be in England?

That's why they invented New England. ;)

"Bullard, Claude L (Len)" wrote:
> To me you are a face on a book I prize.  To the
> people trying to hire a technical writer for
> a job that requires some very localized knowledge,
> you have the wrong resume and perhaps, not the
> right security clearances.  To many who work
> in New Jersey, you would be just another English
> bloke I guess (and proud of it), but mysterious
> because why would you want to be in New Jersey
> when you could be in England?
> No more job postings to this list.  Too risky. :-)
> len
> From: Michael Kay [mailto:michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com]
> In the politically correct environment of today, it is becoming more
> > common for slights to be perceived through the prejudice of
> > the hearer than through the intent of the speaker.
> I didn't perceive any slight at all. Just a linguistic inaccuracy. To
> Len, I am a foreigner or a non-American (and proud of it). I am no more
> "international" than he is.
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