Amateur Hour


What is wrong with the picture? First off, he is blatantly disregarding his own safety and that of anyone who happens to use that doorway. His weight is likely causing imperceptible damage to the hinges and the wood of the door frame. He isn't using the proper tools for changing hard-to-reach light bulbs.

This is not an expert. An expert has "a prolonged or intense experience through practice and education in a particular field." This is a guy who pulled off a stunt in which we presume that no one was hurt. Getting away with something once or twice does not make you an expert. It just means you're lucky.

How may times have we worked with someone who is an "expert" in a technology when all they have really done is pull of some gymnastic shenanigans then walk away unscathed? We should not be falling for this nonsense.

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