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How Governments Are Getting Around the UN's Ban On Blinding Laser Weapons

Moonrazor Re:Rules don't apply to America (180 comments)

Drones don't become blind, therefore America doesn't care.

5 days ago
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Why Cheap Smartphones Are Going To Upset the Industry

Moonrazor Re:Dear google, we love sdcards , idiot CEOs (234 comments)

An integer ?! All we had was a bit! We used to dream of having an integer. Would've been like a palace for us!

about 4 months ago
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Man Jailed For Refusing To Reveal USB Password

Moonrazor Re:Cry me a fucking river... (374 comments)

Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony!

about 8 months ago
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SimCity 5: How Not To Design a Single Player Game

Moonrazor Re:Wrong lesson. (569 comments)

After the advent of customizable heroes in GW1, that's how I always played it.

about a year and a half ago
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SimCity 5: How Not To Design a Single Player Game

Moonrazor Re:Not true (569 comments)

When it gets to that point, it's no longer a fun pastime and there are a LOT of other things I can spend my money and time on. As a consumer, in the end the only way to win is not to play (or pay).

about a year and a half ago
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3D Printable Ammo Clip Skirts New Proposed Gun Laws

Moonrazor Re:Blood is on the NRA Hands (1862 comments)

The Columbine shooters killed themselves. Are you suggesting in your last sentence that they were the "good guys"?

about a year and a half ago
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Indiana Nurses Fired After Refusing Flu Shots On Religious Grounds

Moonrazor Re:What a double standard (851 comments)

I've heard from one of the relatives of a nurse at the Goshen hospital who voluntarily quit (wasn't one of those fired). His primary reason for quitting was because the doctors aren't required to have the flu shot since they are private contractors and not hospital employees. Several of the doctors were declining to get the flu shot and he felt that the hospital shouldn't have the right to dictate terms to him that they wouldn't /couldn't even enforce with the doctors that worked there.

about a year and a half ago
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Guild Wars 2 Release Date Announced

Moonrazor Re:Endgame (128 comments)

One word: Titles. It's not about the character level in GW2, it's about getting all the titles. Of course once you've done that, then yeah, it's just like any other game you've ever completed. Everything comes to an end at some point.

more than 2 years ago
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Windows 8: More EULA, Fewer Rights.

Moonrazor Re:not sure (470 comments)

What?!? You don't like halibut? I'll have the halibut, halibut, halibut, halibut, eggs and halibut!

more than 2 years ago
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Senators To Unveil the 'Ex-Patriot Act' To Respond To Facebook's Saverin

Moonrazor Guess Schumer didn't get the check (716 comments)

It's funny that Schumer, who campaigned AGAINST closing tax loopholes for "investment managers" in 2007 now is snarking against this guy for a similar dodge. Guess he didn't send a big enough check to Schumer's office before announcing his plan.

more than 2 years ago
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NY Times: 'FBI Foils Its Own Terrorist Plots'

Moonrazor Re:It's not Entrapment. (573 comments)

The US is working on it. Actually they're working harder at it than the rest of the world at this time. http://bit.ly/JJYML Give them some more time and I'm pretty sure you've found their solution.

more than 2 years ago
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Man Barred From Being Alone With Daughter After Informing Police of Porn On PC

Moonrazor Re:I thought this was known by now (777 comments)

Please don't stop at "some laws". I can think of volumes of laws that should be repealed. The problem with a full time legislature is that they have nothing else to do but come up with laws. All State and Federal legislatures should be paid to only work one month out of the year and the rest of the time they can go back to their "real" jobs. During that one month they can "create" whatever laws are deemed necessary so that should incentivize them do work on the real problems and not all the BS they waste time on. Of course, talk is cheap here in fantasy land...

more than 2 years ago
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Is the Government Scaring Web Businesses Out of the US?

Moonrazor Re:Bullshit (271 comments)

Cops can't get "Top Secret - Classified" stamped all over the wrong things they do which makes it easier to hold them accountable. The Feds on the other hand, just hide everything under the "threat to national security" blanket and good luck proving anything against them while it's still relevant there.

more than 2 years ago
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Doctors "Fire" Vaccine Refusers

Moonrazor Re:as well they (1271 comments)

Not true at all. However I also realize that doctors aren't perfect and therefore take their advice with a small (very small) amount of skepticism. They're only human, they screw up on occasion too.

more than 2 years ago
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Doctors "Fire" Vaccine Refusers

Moonrazor Re:as well they (1271 comments)

Of course we should always do what the doctor tells us, because we all know that Doctors NEVER make any kinds of mistakes whatsoever. They are perfect beings put here to keep us on the perfect path. Bah! As a side note, my family doctor once prescribed an anti-depressant for my spouse. She called BS on the diagnosis, did her own research online (which is not normally a good thing. I know, I know...) and took the results back to him. He actually agreed with her, changed her meds and all is well and we think better of him as a doctor not because he screwed up, but because he listened.

more than 2 years ago
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Sale Or License? Sister Sledge Sues Over ITunes

Moonrazor Re:How... interesting (257 comments)

If only there was some group who represented the interests of the artists who could go after these thieves who are stealing money from the mouths of the artists! Some select group who represented all the artists who could enjoin a legal action that would get the money that artists deserve back from the people who are stealing it from them.

more than 2 years ago
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Do You Like Online Privacy? You May Be a Terrorist

Moonrazor Re:The power of privacy (720 comments)

The FBI does NOT tell you to open the door. They politely knock once, then cut the door down with a chainsaw! This is usually followed with stunned expressions when they discover they'd entered the wrong apartment.

more than 2 years ago
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Megaupload.com Shut Down, Founder Charged With Piracy

Moonrazor Re:U.S. law is the new international law (1005 comments)

No, I don't think they would. They might demand that MEXICAN authorities go after you, and failure to do so would cause an international incident, but they can't come after you directly. This action is outrageous.

Try telling that to Saddam Hussein or bin Laden or al-Awlaki. When the US wants you, they have ways of getting you.

more than 2 years ago
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Dutch Usenet Provider Ordered To Remove Infringing Content

Moonrazor Tools (109 comments)

Once again they point fingers at the hammer, while the thief gets away...

more than 2 years ago

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