12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group #Buzzfeed

1. People always ask you to hang shelves and change lightbulbs.

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

And you’re like, “Ummm, what you need is a stool, not my knowledge of differential equations.”

2. Efficiency is kind of your jam.

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

3. Rube Goldberg Day was your favorite day in elementary school.

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

4. You’re the only one of your friends who finds this funny:

You're the only one of your friends who finds this funny:

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5. You always shoot down your friends’ ideas for cool new inventions because “friction.”

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

Or their ideas for a new app because “legacy code.”

6. You’ve worn flip-flops, cargo shorts, and a hard hat.

Perhaps all at the same time.

7. ANY TIME code is in a movie or TV show, you catch your friends giving you the side eye.

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

“Can you understand that?”

8. Back in college you worked hard instead of partying…

This was your friends.

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…but now you build things that are gifts to humankind.

Large…

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9. Friends complain about work struggles involving confused clients or incompetent managers, and you think, Yeah, same…

Friends complain about work struggles involving confused clients or incompetent managers, and you think, Yeah, same...

…but are you struggling against the second law of thermodynamics?

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

10. This is your greatest fear:

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

11. You’ve been told to “calm down” because you got too excited explaining the future of 3D printing.

12 Signs You Are The Engineer Of Your Friend Group

“DON’T YOU UNDERSTAND IT WILL CHANGE EVERYTHING?!”

12. And when you finish a big project, you have the satisfaction of knowing that you’ve built something that will outlive you.

And when you finish a big project, you have the satisfaction of knowing that you've built something that will outlive you.

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In one sense, this is immortality.

Every time a Volkswagen rolls over 100,000 miles, an engineer gets its wings.

Volkswagen has more vehicles on the road with over 100,000 miles than any other brand.

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