bac it's like German engineers are the reverse of American engineers.
kingarthur There's a German saying: "In America, you invite the engineer over to fix your tv. In Germany, you invite the engineer over to marry your daughter." Engineers in Germany have a cultural prestige. It's somewhat similar to what medical doctors have here.
memedumpster Unless you're Audi, in which case you're just a nonstop raging pack of scumbags.
In other news, guess who got caught cheating again!
memedumpster Okay, so maybe it still is like medical doctors here.
SolRo Most of the world respects engineers. The only reason Americans respect doctors so much is because they get rich. (It's not because they help people, Americans don't like nurses nearly as much as doctors)