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Test-Driving a $35 Firefox OS Smartphone

bobbuck Re:Why so slow? (132 comments)

Anything Firefoxy is surely bloated... I think you can't compile and link Firefox 32bit natively anymore because the linker needs more than 4Gigs...

about two weeks ago
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Low-Carb Diet Trumps Low-Fat Diet In Major New Study

bobbuck Carbs not needed (588 comments)

You really don't need any carbs at all.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Schwatka

about a month and a half ago
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Net Neutrality Is 'Marxist,' According To a Koch-Backed Astroturf Group

bobbuck Re: What's so American (531 comments)

Your logic is surely as good as your punctuation, grammar, and capitalization skills...

about 2 months ago
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Net Neutrality Is 'Marxist,' According To a Koch-Backed Astroturf Group

bobbuck Re:What's so American (531 comments)

I can't believe the only non-sheep post here was modded as a troll. Good grief, people! Wake up! The FCC and FEC are going to make it illegal to criticize incumbent politicians on the internet and most of the Slashdotters will cheer them on every step of the way. "Give government full control of the internet! We'll protect you from slow speeds! (And free speech, and porn, and satire, etc.)"

If your ISP is giving you bad service, grow a pair of f***ing balls and drop the service! Stop running to your mommy!

about 2 months ago
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Study Finds US Is an Oligarchy, Not a Democracy

bobbuck McCain Feingold (818 comments)

It's kinda funny that the people who rage about the Citizens United decision can't grasp that when Democrats and Republicans work so diligently together their goal is to protect incumbents. It should have been called the McCain-Feingold Incumbent Protection Act.

about 6 months ago
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Study Finds US Is an Oligarchy, Not a Democracy

bobbuck Re:Are you kidding (818 comments)

Name ANY supporter of free market capitalism that supports or condones the sale of laws or people. You can't. In the USA, only the Democrats have done this.

about 6 months ago
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New England Burns Jet Fuel To Keep Lights On

bobbuck Eco-terrorists! (230 comments)

Why do we let these eco-terrorists even live so far north where they have to burn up all the world's fuel? It's not like any of these people are actual lumberjacks who need to live there. They might as well be eating spotted owls on rye bread with mayo!

about 9 months ago
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Nobel Prize Winning Economist: Legalize Sale of Human Organs

bobbuck Re:Yes. (518 comments)

You wouldn't say that if YOU needed an organ...

about 9 months ago
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Nobel Prize Winning Economist: Legalize Sale of Human Organs

bobbuck Re:False equivalence much? (518 comments)

If your morals require more people to die for no reason while waiting for organs you might need to reconsider your morals. Just sayin'.

about 9 months ago
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Unified NoSQL Query Language Launched

bobbuck Microsoft Legal Dept. (194 comments)

I don't know how good they are. They tried to sue me but the court couldn't access the complaint without agreeing to a 30 page EULA.

more than 3 years ago
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Obama Administration Tests the Waters With Ocean Power Startups

bobbuck Re:Totally unacceptable waste (144 comments)

You're right. That was mean. I apologize.

more than 3 years ago
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Obama Administration Tests the Waters With Ocean Power Startups

bobbuck Re:Totally unacceptable waste (144 comments)

You're an idiot. If markets aren't forward looking, how the hell do 30 year bonds get sold?

more than 3 years ago
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Using Flywheels to Meet Peak Power Grid Demands

bobbuck Re:Gimbals (325 comments)

What is "gravity torque?"

more than 3 years ago
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Using Flywheels to Meet Peak Power Grid Demands

bobbuck Re:Gimbals (325 comments)

If that was a factor, wouldn't they just mount them parallel to the earth's axis?

more than 3 years ago
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World's Largest Amateur Rocket Prepares For Second Attempt

bobbuck Re:What size warhead? (76 comments)

Are you kidding? It looks like it carry way more than 3.5 fluid ounces...

more than 3 years ago
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Microsoft To FTC: Don't Tell Us How Long To Retain User Data

bobbuck Re:Anonymous Coward to FTC: (76 comments)

Yeah, because no one wants the jobs or products that capitalism creates.

more than 3 years ago
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US Ed Dept Demanding Principals Censor More

bobbuck Re:The Land of the Free (493 comments)

You would doubt someone who nearly learned punctuation, grammar, and spelling?

more than 3 years ago
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Cancer Resembles Life 1 Billion Years Ago

bobbuck Re:We have to want to cure cancer first (223 comments)

Yeah, I'm sure that's what they're thinking. It's not like they could find other things to sell to people living longer. Geesh.

more than 3 years ago

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