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Ask Slashdot: Future-Proof Jobs?

Patent Lover Re:Plumber (504 comments)

I'm pretty sure Windows 8 was not based on logic ;)

5 days ago
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Ask Slashdot: Future-Proof Jobs?

Patent Lover Re:Plumber (504 comments)

Unfortunately computers are not replacing lawyers. It's hard to program a machine based on logic to produce complete bullshit.

about a week ago
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TSA Prohibits Taking Discharged Electronic Devices Onto Planes

Patent Lover Re:Christmas is coming early this year (702 comments)

Nope. The TSA are not police. They cannot arrest you, they cannot investigate anybody, they cannot seek a warrant, and they cannot carry guns. They are somewhat glorified security guards that happen to work at airports.

about two weeks ago
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Can the NSA Really Track You Through Power Lines?

Patent Lover Re:Interessting in any case (109 comments)

Man that would produce the best sleep ever.

about three weeks ago
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Windows 9 To Win Over Windows 7 Users, Disables Start Screen For Desktop

Patent Lover Re:One switch to rule them all? (681 comments)

Or just switch to Open Office or other derivatives. Like all of those that hated ribbons did nearly a decade ago

Some of us don't have that option at work you insensitive clod!

about three weeks ago
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Eric Schmidt and Entourage Pay a Call On Cuba

Patent Lover Re:Good luck with that ... (190 comments)

No, they go to jail for being black in a black neighborhood. When was the last time you were stopped and frisked while walking down the street?

about three weeks ago
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Eric Schmidt and Entourage Pay a Call On Cuba

Patent Lover Re:Not quite (190 comments)

Actually, you can't legally spend U.S. dollars. If you change your money for a foreign currency before you get there you're legally ok. You might get harassed anyways, of course.

about three weeks ago
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NYC Loses Appeal To Ban Large Sugary Drinks

Patent Lover Re:Let them drink! (532 comments)

True. I should have said free or subsidized health care.

We already have that at emergency rooms all over the country.

about three weeks ago
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Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond

Patent Lover In other news... (112 comments)

De Beers to launch deep space rocket. Estimated cost? Two months salary.

about a month ago
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Supreme Court Rules Cell Phones Can't Be Searched Without a Warrant

Patent Lover Re:What about... (249 comments)

They TSA cannot detain you. They are not a law enforcement agency. They can call the cops but that is all. They do piss on the 4th amendment every second of the day, however.

about a month ago
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The Security Industry Is Failing Miserably At Fixing Underlying Dangers

Patent Lover Re:What's the solution? (205 comments)

Can we please just stick to car analogies?

about a month ago
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Why United States Patent Reform Has Stalled

Patent Lover Re:Politics (139 comments)

The right wing thinks NPR is left wing radio. I agree that Air America is terrible.

about a month ago
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Theater Chain Bans Google Glass

Patent Lover Right... (376 comments)

Yes, can't have people pirating 20 year old movies. (If you've been to a draft house you know what I mean).

about a month and a half ago

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