top French Court Orders Google To Block Pictures of Ex-F1 Chief Mosley
I mean, they did spend a few episodes beating the poor joke to death.
top Snowden Publishes "A Manifesto For the Truth"
Obama didn't know he was spying on the US, so it might have been news to him. If you believe the media, that is.
top Popular Science Is Getting Rid of Comments
All the better to just push an opinion.
top How the UN Might Have Inadvertently Started a Cholera Epidemic In Haiti
The UN should have seen it coming. They should have responded when groups started pointing out that Cholera showed up after the UN troops did. I fully blame the UN for making a bad situation even worse.
top Bradley Manning Says He's Sorry
I think we've already summed this one up.
1. His backers will just assume he's either lying to get a lighter sentence, or he's been to the reeducation camp and loves Big Brother now.
2. His detractors? They will believe he's trying to get a lighter sentence and still isn't sorry.
Either way, he deserves the jail-time and not martyrdom.
top Should the Next 'Doctor Who' Be a Woman?
I wasn't taking this seriously before The One showed up, but when she invoked him? Total Nonsense.
top Compared to my 1st computer's memory ...
from 64KB to 8GB. I'm still stunned sometimes how far we've come.
top Colorado Town Considers Drone-Hunting Licenses
I wouldn''t want to live near there when you get all those people shooting up into the air. Shotgun pellets can't go that far up to hit a drone, and they will fall back to Earth.
Waste of time.
top Orson Scott Card Pleads 'Tolerance' For
Ender's Game Movie
Now I might have to go see it just to piss off the self-righteous and intolerant geeks around slashdot. It's sad most of this conversation will be people intolerant of others intolerance.
top Firefox 21 Arrives
Mine went painlessly quick.
about a year and a half ago
top Average latency to Slashdot.org?
Min 52, Max 55. Great times.
about a year and a half ago
top Moscow Plane Crash Caught On Passerby's Dash Cam
Seriously, Dash Cams are the best defense against scam artists.
top Fox News Parent NewsCorp May Face Corruption Investigation
You've heard of the phrase "Pot calling the Kettle Black", right? Slashdot has no standing to call anyone else "biased".
top NRC Report Links Climate Change To National Security
I didn't vote for the guy who wants all this power, so I can laugh at you people.
top Windows Browser Ballot Glitch Cost Firefox 6-9 Million Downloads
As long as it's a monetary fine, M$ won't worry about it. If it's an actual, punative reaction the hire lawyers and drag it out for years while they go ahead with their scheme. Either way, they win.
top 802.11ad Will Knock Your Socks Off, Says Interop Panel
So... should I keep waiting? I haven't gone up to "N" yet, even. Now we have ac coming, and ad on the board. Yeesh.
top If I could print 1 replacement organ ...
for my daughter, of course.
top YouTube Refuses To Remove Anti-Islamic Film Clip
Where the hollywood establishment will mock and make fun of any religion at all. Poor islam needs to get a thicker skin.