About our fine profession
Seek professional help.
Somewhere below janitors.
The devil probably has something to do with it.
For an excellent, if somewhat optimistic, picture of a sysadmins life,
see this page
Perhaps Abby Franquemont-Guillory summarised the life of a sysadmin the
best, when she described us as:
Would you want to be found?
This gets asked a lot. Probably all I can say is "loud", and even that isn't
a given. A survey of the readership of ASR was taken, which may be found
"disgruntled, disenchanted with things we used to really get a kick out of,
foul tempered, hard-drinking, heavy-smoking, overworked, with no real
social life to speak of."