"My advice bout languages as a career choice. Unless you're going to be a teacher in a school I wouldn't suggest such a degree. There are other choices than teaching but I'm not sure how many opportunities are…"
"Must strongly disagree that learning to program is ephemeral, for two reasons:
1) Learning to program is learning to program. Once you learn C++, whatever succeeds it will be something you can pick up in a week.
2) C++, the most popular…"
"Web Development and Program Language are very perishable, so unless they pertain to your primary career path you might waste time learning soon to be extinct systems.
Sales and Marketing is always useful.
If I were going to pick a language to study…"
"memories of it, certainly. But I'm perfectly content with washing it with water and peroxide (at first), then using neosporin or a betadine derivative. No need to pour the alcohol (the tincture part, and what makes it hurt) into the wound. "