The computer world keeps draggin’ me back in

I think it’s in The Godfather II wherein Don Michael Corleone says, “They keep draggin’ me back in!” That’s kind of how I feel about the computer industry. Though I “retired” from the computer business in 2001 — keep in mind it’s hard to retire in comfort from a company that makes a free product — I started at UWM today in the illustrious position of Help Desk Consultant. It’s a student job that should help make the transition through my last semester(s) smooth, if not a little more harried. But I already wrote my senior thesis, so what’s to worry about?

Later… Work was good, or at least training was good. It’s time to sleep with dreams of Milwaukee County First and the Seattle Urban Farm Company… 

Author: Jason Haas

Jason is an elected member of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, occasionally moonlights as an amateur gardener, and is a proud father of two, or three, depending on how you do the math.