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There are certain workplace scenarios I will tolerate it. I did some work for an aluminum smelting plant at one point, writing monitors for their "potlines" that zapped the aluminum ore.

The installation I worked at used the same amount of power as .. oh the city of Seattle.

You would walk through parts of it, and your hair would stand on end.

You had to have clearance to be in certain sections, so they made the engineers and other necessaries wear badges.

Another place where I appreciated them was Microsoft.

There were so many contractors from so many different agencies, sometimes you'd see a whole new set of faces every month and it was hard to remember everyone's names all the time. Plus the badges opened doors for you (physically, not allegorically)

The other thing about having them at Microsoft, is they were like flash cards for Indian names for me. Sundeep, Sumit, Vijaay, etc. I started picking them up because of all the H1Bs from India we would work with. It makes easier for me these days to spell and pronounce those names when I encounter Indian folks these days.
To err is human. Fortune favors the monsters.

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