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How Many People Does It Take To Colonize Another Star System?

WillyWanker Re:Or... (392 comments)

And then taken care of and educated by who? We're a long way off from robots who are legitimate substitutes for real human parents.

about two weeks ago
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How Many People Does It Take To Colonize Another Star System?

WillyWanker Re:Or... (392 comments)

No, because you're dealing with 30 generations. You don't need to do it all at once.

about two weeks ago
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How Many People Does It Take To Colonize Another Star System?

WillyWanker Or... (392 comments)

Instead of trying to move 40,000 people 5 light years away you move 100 along with 39,900 sperm and egg samples.

about two weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

He's a bad person for supporting prop 8 because prop 8 discriminates against gay people. Period.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

I've heard of blue/yellow and red/green color blindness, but not purple. Hmm...have you seen an eye doctor?

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

No, the implication was that a comparison between prop 8 and the KKK is invalid because the KKK has routinely partaken in the deaths of black people while prop 8 has not. I rejected this assertion because the reality is that gay people are murdered for being gay, and while prop 8 may not be directly responsible for these actions, anything that promotes discrimination also fosters the attitude that it's ok to beat up or kill someone you perceive to be gay. It's not.

But nice try on the strawman argument. Better luck next time.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Don't forget the purple. Everyone always forgets the purple.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Are you off your meds again?

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Exactly my point.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Go fucking find it yourself. I'm not going to provide a citation for something that's taught in high school biology class.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Well scientifically there are 3 races of humans, but I'm not going to argue the point with you.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:Would we... (824 comments)

Discrimination is discrimination, no matter who the target minority group is. And it's not like gay people aren't beaten and killed simply for being gay.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Re:No (824 comments)

Which, mind you, is perfectly legal in most states, for a boss to fire you due to your personal beliefs -- or any reason really that doesn't put you into a protected class.

about three weeks ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

WillyWanker Would we... (824 comments)

...even be having this conversation if he donated money to the KKK?

about three weeks ago
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WPA2 Wireless Security Crackable WIth "Relative Ease"

WillyWanker Re:this is not news (150 comments)

Yeah, exactly. Nothing to see here. Show it to me happening in real time with common easily obtainable equipment and maybe then you'll get my attention. But not with a lot of maybe's, perhaps, and coulds.

about a month ago
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Meat Makes Our Planet Thirsty

WillyWanker Brought to you by... (545 comments)

This message is brought to you by the Vegetarian Association of America in conjunction with PeTA.

Half-truths and misinformation. Nothing to see here folks, move on.

about a month ago
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Doctors Say New Pain Pill Is "Genuinely Frightening"

WillyWanker Re:Problem is, they're probably both right (294 comments)

The problem isn't the people that OD, it's the people that become long-term addicts. Cause they can be anyone -- your neighbor, your kid's teacher, some guy driving behind you. You create an entire underclass of people that are continually addicted to pain pills, no different than those addicted to meth, who will do anything for their next fix. These people are far more dangerous than those that just OD and die.

about 2 months ago
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Doctors Say New Pain Pill Is "Genuinely Frightening"

WillyWanker Because (294 comments)

Getting all these poor people addicted to your high-potency opioids is SURELY going to make their lives better! Oh, and fatten your wallet. The latter being the most important part.

about 2 months ago
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Google Fighting Distracted Driver Laws

WillyWanker More (226 comments)

Let's also get rid of GPSs, radios, smoking, DVD players, and passengers, because they too are a distraction. And while we're at it, let's get rid of speedometers and speed limits, cause every time someone has to look down to ensure they're doing the speed limit they obviously do not have their eyes on the road.

about 2 months ago
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Steve Jobs To Appear On US Postage Stamp

WillyWanker Re:instead of artsy fartsy designer (184 comments)

Pish... everyone knows Steve did everything and Woz was just there to reel in the hippy nerds? Geez, haven't you learned anything from Apple's revisionist history?

about 2 months ago

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Samsung Fascinate and Acclaim get Froyo

WillyWanker WillyWanker writes  |  more than 3 years ago

WillyWanker (1502057) writes "Samsung is finally getting around to issuing Froyo updates! The updates for the Fascinate and Acclaim are available now according to Samsung's twitter accounts, @SamsungMobileUS and @Samsungtweets"

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