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Vint Cerf Says Fix the Net With More Pipe

Mesa MIke Won't make any difference. (341 comments)

... because usage expands to consume all available resources, then we're back to whining about lack of bandwidth again.

more than 3 years ago
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Palin Fans Deface Paul Revere Wikipedia Page

Mesa MIke "Palin Fans" (767 comments)

Maybe, maybe not.

Could be anti-Palin types doing the dirty work to smear Palin supporters.
Such tactics are certainly standard fare for the "community organizer" crowd.

Whatever.

more than 3 years ago
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Chrome Throws Flash Into the Sandbox

Mesa MIke But I thought (109 comments)

that Chome was "as good as dead"?

more than 3 years ago
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OS I'd Most Like To See Make a Comeback

Mesa MIke Somewhere, in a box (763 comments)

... out in my shed is a ZX-80.

But when I run across it I'm-a throw it out, not "bring it back."

more than 3 years ago
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House Passes TV Commercial Volume Bill

Mesa MIke Re:Doh (408 comments)

Yeah, a "Cap and Trade" on obnoxiousness! Only we wouldn't really "cap" anything, we'd just sell indulgences for excess obnoxiousness.

more than 3 years ago
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Top Reason for Facebook Unfriending Is Too Many Useless Posts

Mesa MIke Re:The most useless (300 comments)

But likey farm links aren't apps, though. Your only choice is to hide the user, or report it as spam.
Which actually sounds like good idea, now that I think about it.

more than 3 years ago
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Top Reason for Facebook Unfriending Is Too Many Useless Posts

Mesa MIke The most useless (300 comments)

... posts are those stupid likey-link-farm "likes". You can't comment on them, and you can't hide them unless you hide everything that your "friend" posts.

more than 3 years ago
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SCO Puts Unix Assets On the Block

Mesa MIke Customers? (217 comments)

What customers?

more than 3 years ago
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Obama Appointee Sunstein Favors Infiltrating Online Groups

Mesa MIke Re:What do you expect... (689 comments)

There's already a "Palin Effect."
Except it's usually called, "Palin Derangement Syndrome" (PDS).

more than 4 years ago
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Facebook User Arrested For a Poke

Mesa MIke Re:Why is this news? (394 comments)

No you don't. You can poke anyone who has made their profile publicly viewable.

more than 4 years ago
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Facebook User Arrested For a Poke

Mesa MIke The poker (394 comments)

.. was put in the pokey for poking the pokee?

more than 4 years ago
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Massive Phishing Campaign Hits Multiple Email Services

Mesa MIke Let's over-react, shall we? (183 comments)

Perhaps this is the reason that sometime during lunch, my employer (A well known NNSA National Laboratory in New Mexico) blocked access to all things Google, including Gmail, Blogspot, and the Google search engine itself?

more than 4 years ago

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