Ever wonder how much someone really has it all together? Although every profession consists of some amount of guesswork, there are some jobs where you would probably never think that “close enough” is an acceptable way to do things. But even in fields as precise as engineering, it’s sometimes impossible to get things exactly the way you want them. These are 25 Popular Jobs Where You Don’t Need To Be Perfect.
As long as the number is within a few orders of magnitude…
The law changes so often that not even the lawyers always know what’s going on.
The amount of code out there that nobody can read (not even the person who wrote it) would astound you.
If you ever thought that the referee was just blowing his whistle randomly, you are basically right. In amateur sports, where there is no replay, the referee never knows which calls they get right or wrong.
When painting those dotted lines in the road, “close enough” is the motto. Most drivers drive that way, too.
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