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Comcast's Lobbyists Hand Out VIP Cards To Skip the Customer Service Wait

MtnDeusExMachina Comcast's Cards are Corruption (131 comments)

To reiterate Roodvlees' point, the giving of the cards and the receiving of the cards is corruption. It may not be obvious what the dollar value is immediately, but if you count up the time saved by the politically-connected recipients when they get expedited service, then it almost certainly would exceed Federal standards for gifts.

about a month ago

Should Cyborgs Have the Same Privacy Rights As Humans?

MtnDeusExMachina Re:Humans have too much (206 comments)

Of course, an Anonymous Coward complaining about too many privacy rights. Nothing ironic about that.

about 5 months ago

Ask Slashdot: How Do I Change Tech Careers At 30?

MtnDeusExMachina Follow your fascination (451 comments)

Whatever you love doing, do more of it. Then just be sensitive, and maybe a little aggressive, about pursuing leads that naturally arise from your avocation.

about a year ago

Major Scientific Journal Publisher Requires Public Access To Data

MtnDeusExMachina Good policy (136 comments)

It would be nice to see this result in pressure on other publishers to require similar access to data backing the papers in their journals.

about a year ago


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