Comcast's Lobbyists Hand Out VIP Cards To Skip the Customer Service Wait
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.
Should Cyborgs Have the Same Privacy Rights As Humans?
Of course, an Anonymous Coward complaining about too many privacy rights. Nothing ironic about that.
Ask Slashdot: How Do I Change Tech Careers At 30?
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.
Major Scientific Journal Publisher Requires Public Access To Data
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.