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Aereo To SCOTUS: Shut Us Down and You Shut Down Cloud Storage

WillyWanker Re:How many? (334 comments)

Yup.

12 hours ago
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Aereo To SCOTUS: Shut Us Down and You Shut Down Cloud Storage

WillyWanker Re:Over the air (334 comments)

The problem is that if they don't complain about this and try to shut it down what's to stop cable companies from doing to same thing and stop paying billions a year in retransmission fees? The TV industry makes a shitload of money from cable TV providers. They certainly do not want to see that revenue stream dry up.

13 hours ago
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Aereo To SCOTUS: Shut Us Down and You Shut Down Cloud Storage

WillyWanker Re:Not sure how I feel about this one (334 comments)

Unlikely to happen, despite them saying it's something they might do. There are millions of people that use antennas to watch broadcast TV. Killing the OTA feeds would be cutting off their noses to spite their faces, especially if they think doing so is going to drive people to start paying for cable TV.

13 hours ago
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Aereo To SCOTUS: Shut Us Down and You Shut Down Cloud Storage

WillyWanker Re:How many? (334 comments)

Depends. When will they stop paying off judges and lawmakers?

13 hours ago
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Cody Wilson Interview at Reason: Happiness Is a 3D Printed Gun

WillyWanker Wonder (207 comments)

And then people wonder why the NSA is tracking everyone and the feds are developing drones. It's for asshats like this douchebag. Keep bragging asshole.

4 days ago
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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 three 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 three 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 three 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month ago
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Some Mozilla Employees Demand New CEO Step Down

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

Exactly my point.

about a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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 a month 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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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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