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Interpol Wants a Global Identity Card System

Scamwise Re:One world government (349 comments)

Don't you mean who would protect all the oil you need to power the internet because we are too stupid to move to alternative generation methods that allows you to say that.

more than 3 years ago
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Piracy Is a Market Failure — Not a Legal One

Scamwise Re:Maximize profit (591 comments)

Considering it requires massive legal constructs and the loss of some fairly basic democratic principles to maintain monopolies that don't naturally exist and still fails to efficiently get goods to a massive percentage of the market, yeah I'd call that a failure, but mostly on the part of the legislators.

more than 3 years ago
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Slovak Police Planted Explosives On Air Travelers

Scamwise Re:Seriously? (926 comments)

If we park all the 4 x 4's in the spot where the they plant the nuke! that would make road travel significantly safer.

more than 4 years ago
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Court Rules For Software Ownership Over Licensing

Scamwise Re:Information wants to be free (177 comments)

That scenario is nothing, try installing the lastest version of Grand Theft Auto without an internet connection...

more than 4 years ago
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StarCraft II Delayed Until 2010

Scamwise Re:LAN play (453 comments)

The day they removed LAN play was the day I stopped caring wether they released it at all.

more than 4 years ago
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Climate Change Bill Includes IP Protections

Scamwise Re:America is full of itself (236 comments)

Someone obviously knows absolutely nothing about the CO2 emmissions of various countries.

more than 5 years ago
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The Perils of DRM — When Content Providers Die

Scamwise Re:Finally an original thinker (275 comments)

Millions and millions is pretty poor in a potential market of Billions and billions...

more than 5 years ago
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Lobby Groups Launch Full Assault For Canadian DMCA

Scamwise Re:Lawyers (135 comments)

I say they should encourage piracy to make sure the lawyers always have work.

Mind you if I have to choose between truck drivers and lawyers...

more than 5 years ago
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Lobby Groups Launch Full Assault For Canadian DMCA

Scamwise Re:If truck drivers are losing their jobs.... (135 comments)

They should also make sure they guy with the price sticker machine gets his cut, I hate to see him injured by piracy.

more than 5 years ago
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17,000 Downloads Does Not Equal 17,000 Lost Sales

Scamwise Re:Exactly right! (398 comments)

This is the fundamental flaw in the whole download = sale argument.

It's pretty hard to argue that someone with downloads worth more money than they have earnt in their entire lifetime was ever going to purchase them all...

more than 5 years ago
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GE Announces OLED Manufacturing Breakthrough

Scamwise Re:green? (192 comments)

What a total cop out.
Because someone is even worse than me why should I bother trying to improve things...
Way to go!

more than 6 years ago

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