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Fake Antivirus Overwhelming Scanners

Freeside1 Re:AV2009 To The Rescue (334 comments)

you may also need to disable system restore, which will probably become obvious if you didnt

more than 5 years ago

Major New Function Discovered For the Spleen

Freeside1 Re:How could the miss that? (257 comments)

Obviously, the appendix is a useful place for storing things like paperclips, fingernail clippings, and loose tooth fillings

more than 5 years ago

Prototype Vehicle For the Blind

Freeside1 Car Insurance (238 comments)

How much will car insurance cost for a blind driver? Will any company even cover them? Or will they just make all seeing drivers pay extra for Unseeing Motorist coverage?

more than 5 years ago

Which Game Series Would You Reboot?

Freeside1 Re:Space Quest (1120 comments)

I think I read somewhere that they were planning SQ7 to be more of an action game. I don't know how true that is, but based on what has become of Leisure Suit Larry, I'm glad it ended with SQ6.

more than 5 years ago

Study Suggests Crabs Can Feel Pain

Freeside1 In related news... (628 comments)

...it is now considered cruel to throw Paris Hilton into a large pot of boiling water.

more than 4 years ago

US Adults Fail Basic Science Literacy

Freeside1 Re:Merit Pay (1038 comments)

Merit pay could also just end up causing even worse shortages of teachers in areas where kids don't do well in school. Teachers would try to get jobs in schools where they aren't really needed, where kids do well already.

more than 5 years ago

Discuss the US Presidential Election

Freeside1 Tomorrow we'll know... (1912 comments)

I remember thinking this on election day 2000

more than 6 years ago

The Stigma of a Tech Support Background

Freeside1 Re:Two years in the first line? (613 comments)

The other thing I would add is try smaller companies.

I concur.
I think smaller companies have better interviewers, and are more likely to give someone a shot for 90 days.
Also important: never underestimate the importance of your references, personal and professional.

more than 6 years ago

Good Email For Kids?

Freeside1 Re:How old are they? (489 comments)

I think that parents encouraging their children to look at porn would be a decent deterrent.
The last thing I want to think about when I'm "seriously" looking at porn is my parents encouraging me.

more than 6 years ago


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