Roy Tang

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Programmer, engineer, scientist, critic, gamer, dreamer, and kid-at-heart.

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2008 June

  • Above Average

    Above average -- a level of competency at a given subject such that: You are good enough that average people look at your work and tell you "You've got a lot of talent!" You are good enough that you know there's a huge gap between you and those who are truly excellent. I was wondering the other day whether being above average was a curse. It's like being good enough to be in movies, but never good enough to be the star. Everyone around you is happy that they know someone who appears in movies, but deep inside you wish

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