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Old 02-03-2007, 12:31 PM   #61
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But I'd love some informed opinions.
My opinions aren't that informed but I have some.

While I was at my final command I was tangentially involved in the unrelated suicides of three co-workers over a three-year period. All were straightforward, no mysteries or conspiracies. At some point NCIS showed up to interview us, and in the case of one of the deceased they were required to release his personal effects to me.

For people who presumably spent all their time investigating and interviewing, they sucked at both while being callously and bureaucratically offensive. If that was a tactic designed to get me to divulge more information then it backfired.

I've had NCIS agents insist that they were required to bring their loaded weapons onboard a submarine, after attempting to conceal them from the topside sentry, and justify their insistence as "personal protection". That agent's business was conducted on the pier while I had base security coordinate with the local NCIS office. Weaponless or not he was too dangerous to trust.

Maybe they weren't going to waste their really good people on someone who was only tangentially involved. But as reassurance for future assistance it failed miserably.
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I think he was a Civil Engineer.
I found his resume online.

JOHN P. GREANEY, PE, CONSULTANT : Risk analysis, capital cost estimating and forecasting for the process industries-oil & gas, chemicals & pharmaceuticals
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Hey, Lazygoodfornothinbum - You look hot in that bottom pic. I think all of the men on this board need to post their past career pics
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Hrm. I'm a Civil Engineer, hence the CE part. And I've always had a hankering for risk analysis. Maybe a career change is in order, after some schoolin'. Prior to this ...

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Yay, I got my PE lic. too.

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Old 02-03-2007, 01:35 PM   #65
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Hey, Lazygoodfornothinbum - You look hot in that bottom pic. I think all of the men on this board need to post their past career pics
OK, Cube_Rat, here's the pre-ponytail version.

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Okay here I am at lunchtime after several weeks in the jungle in Sumatra.
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Actually, Nords is hot too! Love the whole uniform look. hehehe

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Oh, but I already shared THAT pic of boob woman many times.

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Oh, but I already shared THAT pic of boob woman many times.
That's OK, I've spent the last 13 minutes getting ready to delete the Kathy Bates version before more people got hurt...
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Woo Hoo! My ....what great lookin' guys!



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I found his resume online.

JOHN P. GREANEY, PE, CONSULTANT : Risk analysis, capital cost estimating and forecasting for the process industries-oil & gas, chemicals & pharmaceuticals
I did a little research and agree with all of the above...here is some additional info. He received his BS in Civil Engineering From WPI in three years, obtained an MBA from Syracuse, worked as an engineer/capital cost analyst and retired at 38.
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Another Registered Nurse chiming in. 32 years worth. Various duties, various shifts, both direct patient care and management.
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My last official work photo. Me getting an award at an undisclosed location April 2004.

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Ok, only 7 more to go and we got ourselves a calendar!
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Programmer/analyst, National healthcare. And a bunch of other stuff leading up to that.
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Here I am, in the orange brain bucket.

See? I look better from a distance.

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Information Assurance Engineer ( That means computer security somehow)

But this is a picture of me starting my favorite job:

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