1980 I am born. 1982 I explain the concept of a steam machine on a diagram to an engineer, who is amazed. 1989 I am introduced to computers, and the BASICA language. 1996 I am introduced to the internet, offline, and start using the FTP through e-mail 1998 I learn Perl, and am amazed at this language. I like it a lot. 2000 I join the Monks.