underemployment is when you can do much better than the job you work in, but because of some fluke in the plaid fabric of existance, you don't. Underemployment is when you have a proxied multi-platform network in your house, but you work in a video store. Being underemployed sometimes results in bitterness, and often bitching. Being underemployed always sucks. The only solution is to relocate onesself from ones current job and get a real job. This is usually not possible, however, or else one would not be underemployed in the first place.