The Executive Order That Led To Mass Spying, As Told By NSA Alumni
that man is responsible for every disaster on the globe since he ever was president..
No, no, the right will clam that their beloved President Alzheimer was non compos mentis when he signed 12333 and cannot be held responsible for fucking over the population.
Illinois University Restricts Access To Social Media, Online Political Content
Perhaps it is because the university is more about indoctrination than education.
This reeks of the university administration imposing a policy that the faculty and students will ultimately defeat.
FCC Warned Not To Take Actions a Republican-Led FCC Would Dislike
It's a fundamentalist religion.
In other news Matthew Berry announced that he was looking forward to taking a highly paid position as VP for Media Obfuscation with a nationwide cable company in the near future.
Climate Change Skeptic Group Must Pay Damages To UVA, Michael Mann
The lobbyists for the coal and oil industries will spin this as a 'win'.
"See, I told you the Kenyan, Muslim, socialist, green, anti-American is trying to bankrupt the righteous, god fearing, flag waving, truck driving, ordinary American trying to protect his traditional way of life. Don't believe those liberal, elitist, heathen scientists. Donate here and vote this way. Thank you. "
This post should be read with the sarc filter on.
Senate Budgetmakers Move To End US Participation In ITER
Disappointing to see such an important long term research project get shelved by politicians.
Politicians can only think short term. Most of them no further than the next sound-bite.
Comcast-Time Warner Deal May Hinge On Low-Cost Internet Plan
It's called empty promises. The primary purpose of this merger is not nor will it ever be to take care of the poor. It merely serves to unhook the approval process that would create an internet oligarchy.
Cheap internet for anybody is the last thing that these guys want.
Remember the AT&T 768Kbps $10.00 a month naked internet service that was almost impossible to find. It was the short term bribe to get the BellSouth merger passed the regulators.
This is Comcrap's version of the same three card monte.
A Look at Smart Gun Technology
the phrase 'smart gun' is an oxymoron.
As is the phrase "smart 'gun owner' ".
FCC Chairman Will Reportedly Revise Broadband Proposal
"We aren't stupid..."
The chairman of the FCC and the other content cartel lobbyists hope you are wrong.
Panel Says U.S. Not Ready For Inevitable Arctic Oil Spill
when they needed to clean oil spills off penguins.
That can be done in a fast and efficient way using flamethrowers
Anti Linux flamebait? Oh No.
The Comcast/TWC Merger Is About Controlling Information
Should Comcast be allowed to control both what content you consume and how you get to consume it?"
No. Hell NO.
Federal Student Aid Requirements At For-Profit Colleges Overhauled
But they actually know and understand the curriculum. Besides which, professors at real universities aren't hired to teach, they're hired because of the research they've done. So yes, they have experience in research.
Tenured professors are hired to do research, adjunct professors are the under paid teachers.
Tim Cook: If You Don't Like Our Energy Policies, Don't Buy Apple Stock
Right Wing Ideologues looking for Publicity get their asses handed to them.
The NCPPR were only trying to raise their own profile by attacking Apple's policy, nothing more.
Michael Mann Defamation Suit Against National Review Writer to Proceed
Hope Steyn, the lying sack of shit, gets hit with a massive fine.
Roadable, Vertical-Takeoff Aircraft Is Eager To Hit the Battlefield
I saw James Bond's Octopussy, but there was 8 of nothing in it.
Damn, I was sure there were 8 good looking women ... or was it cats.
The Internet's Network Efficiencies Are Destroying the Middle Class
It's the Internet's fault! It took ur jerbs! It is wrecking the middle class. The Internet cause the financial crisis, not unmitigated greed and stupidity.
Give me a fucking break. How did this half-wit get published by the NY times?
By responding to your post I have created new content and I want to be paid for it. You may want a second payment for the quoted portion ...
OK, I know that's not going to happen so I'm off to spend some mod points on something more interesting.
UK Minister: British Cabinet Was Told Nothing About GCHQ/NSA Spying Programs
In other words pompous self-aggrandizing politician learns his true standing in the pecking order and what the powers that be really consider his worth.
You do realize that "Yes Minister" and "Yes, Prime Minister" were documentary and not comedy?
Report: Britain Has a Secret Middle East Web Surveillance Base
The UK have sovereign bases on Cyprus, about 150 miles wet of Lebanon, and having a listening post on the top of the islands highest mountain shouldn't be difficult.
MS Office For Android: Pretty, But Woefully Incomplete
From my memory of pre-dismal coinage there are 16 farthings in tuppence
Eight. A farthing is a quarter-penny and tuppence is, well, two pence.
You are correct Sir. My gray matter must be failing ...
MS Office For Android: Pretty, But Woefully Incomplete
My grandfather used to call it "Tripping over nickels to pinch pennies."
my GREAT grandfather used to say, don't trip over the farthings to pick up the tuppence!
From my memory of pre-dismal coinage there are 16 farthings in tuppence. Did you perhaps make a transpositional error?
Court Upholds Ruling On Dish Network's 'Hopper'
Or you might find yourself taxed, a' la PBS or the BBC, in order that these entities have operating funds. Some might applaud that, but some will scream bloody murder about the additional levy.
If it happens that we rid ourselves of commercials AND get something like another PBS or BBC, then I can tolerate a lot of screaming from some people.
Hallelujah, PBS is a welcoming oasis in an ocean of network mediocrity.