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Jono Bacon Leaves Canonical For XPRIZE

FrankDrebin Mr. Bacon, Please (62 comments)

Bring back LUG RADIO!

about 2 months ago

3 Years Later: A Fukushima Worker's Eyewitness Story

FrankDrebin What? (148 comments)

massive earthquake and tsunami that caused three of the station's reactor cores to melt

Also, cold weather caused the Challenger to explode.

about 5 months ago

US Federal Judge Rules NSA Data Collection Legal

FrankDrebin Legal != Constitutional (511 comments)

Lots of things are legal, for a time, before they are struck down as being unconstitutional.

about 7 months ago

Military Drone Lost Over Lake Ontario

FrankDrebin Forgive My Ignorance (258 comments)

But why does a state national guard have an attack wing?

about 8 months ago

The Latest Security Vulnerability: Your Toilet

FrankDrebin App Control (211 comments)

I'm guessing the app involves pinching then swiping.

about a year ago

The IRS vs. Open Source

FrankDrebin Re:At the Risk of Disgust for Defending the IRS .. (356 comments)

Great comment. Not only does due scrutiny result in correct non-profit status, but it improves the value of the distinction. We're all better off with not-for-profits being a little more ivy-league and a little less online-degree-mill.

about a year ago

Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong

FrankDrebin I'm Gonna Get You Sukkah (536 comments)

And the Ecuador Consulate in Moscow has just cleared out a storage room. Coincidence?

about a year ago

Apple Shows Off New iOS 7, Mac OS X At WWDC

FrankDrebin Re:And another thing (607 comments)

Bend over, Maverick always arrives with Goose.

about a year ago

SCOTUS Says DNA Collection Permissible After Arrest

FrankDrebin Re:UK Leads here (643 comments)

That's what happens when Orwell's works are taken as an instruction manuals.

about a year ago

Dr. Robert Bakker Answers Your Questions About Science and Religion

FrankDrebin Re:I can't believe I wasted 5 minutes (388 comments)

Sheesh, everybody knows he both had a feather and was one with the feather.

about a year ago

Dr. Robert Bakker Answers Your Questions About Science and Religion

FrankDrebin Re:grammar nazi (388 comments)

And spelling too. It's embarrassing showing up to the meeting in brown *shorts*.

about a year ago

Dad Hacks "Donkey Kong" - Now Pauline Rescues Mario

FrankDrebin Re:Parenting (262 comments)

Do be fair, he did teach his daughter that gender reassignment is a surgical procedure, only to be done by experts.

about a year ago

EU To Vote On Proposal That Could Ban All Online Pornography

FrankDrebin Enforced With Kinect (853 comments)

No need to monitor the internet, just monitor the users. Apparently Kinect can now detect a clenched fist.

about a year ago

Canonical Announces Mir: A New Display Server Not On X11 Or Wayland

FrankDrebin Perhaps They Forgot (354 comments)

But didn't Mir come crashing down in fiery chunks?

about a year ago

Ask Slashdot: Programming / IT Jobs For Older, Retrained Workers?

FrankDrebin Re:Robotics or AV (215 comments)

you get to work with stuff that 99% of the guys on slashdot can only dream of ever touching in their life.

For example, female anatomy!

about a year and a half ago

J.J. Abrams To Direct Star Wars VII

FrankDrebin Re:The Lens Flare!!! (735 comments)

Nah, with the likes of Han Solo, Lando Calrissian, and Boba Fett already taken, this time around Lens Flare is an actual character name.

about a year and a half ago

Fedora 18 Installer: Counterintuitive and Confusing?

FrankDrebin Preupgrade (458 comments)

Presumably the bad installer has no impact when upgrading in place. Any field reports from those running preupgrade on F17?

about a year and a half ago

Canada's Supreme Court Tosses Viagra Patent For Vagueness

FrankDrebin So Now It's Even Cheaper... (100 comments)

to "stand on guard for thee".

about a year and a half ago


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