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Fear of Death Makes People Into Believers (of Science)

auLucifer Re:Science works (434 comments)

You most certainly should have responded and thank you for doing so, if I had mod points I'd definitely give +1

about a year ago

Google Demands Microsoft Pull YouTube App For WP8

auLucifer Re:Hey, Google - FUCK YOU (716 comments)

It's not googles decision to block the content, it's the content owners. Google has been taken to court by big media and have requirements they must meet to allow content owners to restrict access. As far as I remember if google are to continue providing video with big media they have to actively stop clients that download music. This isn't google trying to screw you, it's **AA...

about a year ago

Dad Hacks "Donkey Kong" - Now Pauline Rescues Mario

auLucifer Re:If you're going to defeat a 10 foot gorilla (262 comments)

Have you seen what women carry in their handbags? I'd rather be hit with a mallet than whatever they're hiding in there!

about a year ago

Soot Is Warming the World — a Lot

auLucifer Re:Global Dimming (251 comments)

I think the AC was being sarcastic by saying the same that anti-warming people have said.

about a year and a half ago

How Do You Give a Ticket To a Driverless Car?

auLucifer Re:There would be no need... (337 comments)

That's an odd question because how do you know there is a change? People who travel the same road day in/day out get to know the speeds of their routes and stop looking at the street signs. Yet when there are road works or a change in signage they can see the sign or watch the traffic around and see the speed has changed. Surely automated cars will get cameras that can do the same.

about a year and a half ago

Assange Seeks To Sue Prime Minister Gillard For Defamation

auLucifer Re:An Aussie icon (244 comments)

Why not the opera house or Uluru? Something that is more Australian than a hat from the 80s

about 2 years ago

Yahoo Kills Flipboard Competitor Six Months After Debut

auLucifer Re:how long will it take (72 comments)

Replying to remove incorrect modding ...

more than 2 years ago

Judge to Oracle: A High Schooler Could Write rangeCheck

auLucifer Re:5 Seconds (478 comments)

Oh, it's to check an arrays bounds too so better make sure it fits those bounds

more than 2 years ago

Judge to Oracle: A High Schooler Could Write rangeCheck

auLucifer Re:5 Seconds (478 comments)

Just to add a little more time, what if min is greater than max? Simple error that someone could come across by accidentally calling your rangeCheck putting the values in backwards

more than 2 years ago

GAME Australia Now Also In Administration

auLucifer Re:Bargin Bin? (57 comments)

I'll take your links, with a single person sharing their salary and post from PayScale which has 12! Salary for McDonald's Corporation Employees - Australia

The link you posted was likely a manager of a store, not one of the kids on front which would earn roughly the same as you do in the US so no, we don't earn twice as much as you guys so our games should not be twice the price.

more than 2 years ago

Apple Unveils New iPad

auLucifer Re:Nice upgrade, but no big surprises in the new i (989 comments)

I've done some modding on this thread but just have to reply.

Errr .... Not everyone lives in the US? Some people live in countries where blockbuster is failing too so it can't work out for them!!

Perhaps the GP also lives in a country without Netflix

more than 2 years ago

RIM Trying To Woo Customers With Porn, Gambling Apps?

auLucifer Re:Really? (157 comments)

... or someone knocking on my door...

I've seen enough Pizza related movies to see where you're going with this

more than 2 years ago

Heartland Institute Threatens To Sue Anyone Who Comments On Leaked Documents

auLucifer Re:Pants on fire. (517 comments)

This would have to be the most boring /. meme in recent memory...

more than 2 years ago

Righthaven Redux — With a Difference

auLucifer Re:Worse Than Copyright Trolls... (44 comments)

If you'd have opened his link you'd have see why right on his page: "diagnosed with ALS in 2004 and continued working until 2008 when I could no longer control a mouse"

Truly an insensitive clod.

more than 2 years ago

The Iraq War, the Next War, and the Future of the Fat Man

auLucifer Re:If it was one bullet, I would agree with you. (380 comments)

Relatively light collateral damage? What is that? I don't think the families friends of the innocents killed would see this as being 'light'. I don't think anyone that has respect for the lives of their fellow man would see this as 'light' so please, what's your definition of 'light' collateral damage?

more than 2 years ago

Banshee, Mono May Be Dropped From Ubuntu Default

auLucifer Re:distrowatch (255 comments)

It is now number 2 behind mint! Which "is an Ubuntu-based distribution"

more than 2 years ago

Feds Take Back From Monster, Performance Tanks

auLucifer Re:Does anyone else not care? (175 comments)

When will /. have a like/+1 button on posts. Don't adjust moderation on it but it'll at least let people 'agree' if not just mark something they like. This being one I'd like...

more than 2 years ago

Microsoft Taking Apple's Walled Garden Approach For Metro Apps

auLucifer Re:And it begins... (389 comments)

Why? I've got mod points, I can't mod it now obviously, but I'm curious as to why you think it should be modded up? To me it's not insightful or interesting in any other way then the common "I agree" use of positive mods

more than 2 years ago

Apache Fixes Range Header Flaw, Again

auLucifer Re:lol (21 comments)

Why's that? Does your mum have a sale on I should know about?

more than 2 years ago

Carol Bartz Is Out As Yahoo's CEO

auLucifer Re:I know! (200 comments)

It was my understanding he left because the devil came to claim the soul he was promised to help Apple excel? So sorry Yahoo but that soul is already spent

more than 2 years ago


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