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Why Women Have No Time For Wikipedia

craigminah Re:Discrimination (388 comments)

How about we admit men and women are different, with different interests, and desires? Who gives a crap if men and women do the same thing as long as nothing stopping them from trying? Eliminate discrimination from the selection process and I bet women still don't give a crap about Wikipedia or many other "male-dominated" fields...why must we force equal distribution of gender/race/etc in everything? Again, make sure the selection process is fair and let things be.

11 hours ago
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U.S. Senator: All Cops Should Wear Cameras

craigminah Politicians also (598 comments)

Let's expand this idea and have every politician wear a camera so we see all the BS the do and say. Kind of like a front row seat in the sausage factory...

2 days ago
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Parallax Completes Open Hardware Vision With Open Source CPU

craigminah Re:Limited utility. (136 comments)

Would it be easier to just use off the shelf items to build your data center and them spend money building an open source thing that sniffs all the packets looking for suspicious crap? I'm asking because I'm not sure it'd be easy to automate identification of "suspicious crap" in the outgoing data.

about three weeks ago
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Jesse Jackson: Tech Diversity Is Next Civil Rights Step

craigminah Re:RACIST! (514 comments)

That's a good point but why are these jobs going offshore? Is it because we can't do the jobs or is it because they can get the job done for less pay? Probably a combination of the two.

about a month ago
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Jesse Jackson: Tech Diversity Is Next Civil Rights Step

craigminah Re:RACIST! (514 comments)

Likewise, tech doesn't attract young black men and women because studying math, science, tech, and computers in school isn't cool. We need to make it cool so everyone gets an education worth a dam in our country. Until then, placing minorities in positions because they're a minority is doing a disservice to those who actually study and do well in school and it puts underqualified people in positions which weakens our tech fields. It all goes back to families then schools,

about a month ago
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States That Raised Minimum Wage See No Slow-Down In Job Growth

craigminah Re:Short-Lived? (778 comments)

...and that money taken from McDonalds will result in higher prices at McDonald's making everyone's earnings seem less driving wage increases, ad infinitum,.

about a month ago
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States That Raised Minimum Wage See No Slow-Down In Job Growth

craigminah Short-Lived? (778 comments)

I bet jobs growth has increased because the delta between minimum wage in those regions and unemployment is great enough to motivate folks to get jobs. This will stabilize in a short time and I think jobs growth will stall and stagnate.

about a month ago
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Obama Administration Says the World's Servers Are Ours

craigminah Re: Maybe, maybe not. (749 comments)

If this does hold up, and Microsoft releases the data stored in another country (which is ludicrous), then how long will it take for every other country in the world to buy equipment from a non-American or solely domestic company? This may backfire...like most of our administration's policies...

about a month and a half ago
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Train Derailment Dumps Two 737 Fuselages Into Clark Fork River

craigminah Re:Warranty (187 comments)

"Any"...I probably faded out from being tired as crap after working a mid.

about 1 month ago
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Train Derailment Dumps Two 737 Fuselages Into Clark Fork River

craigminah Re:Warranty (187 comments)

I commented on the fact the previous post to mine used little logic and instead referred to those "inbred morons who can't read do that in a nonunion Kansas plant." Seems like that AC is a pro-union bigot. Aay questions?

about 2 months ago
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Train Derailment Dumps Two 737 Fuselages Into Clark Fork River

craigminah Re:Warranty (187 comments)

You seem more than a little biased...and not particularly intelligent.

about 2 months ago
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Google's Nest Buys Home Monitoring Camera Company Dropcam

craigminah Re:Treasure what little time remains in your lives (82 comments)

Reminds me of the Mars Attacks aliens saying "We come in peace, we mean you no harm" right before they pew-pewed everyone.

about 2 months ago
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Unicode 7.0 Released, Supporting 23 New Scripts

craigminah Re:Klingon in more useful (108 comments)

Those people who spoke Klingon weren't Klingons...I think the correct term is "nerd" (as opposed to "geek").

about 2 months ago
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California Whooping Cough Cases "an Epidemic"

craigminah Re:Mexico Vaccinates Better Than The US (387 comments)

Almost everyone and everything should pay at least a little into the system so they appreciate the day they withdraw (if ever) from it. No skin in the game means people/companies don't give a crap and will take all they can.

I don't like Google, Apple, or any other company paying at least some taxes. Of course, the State/Federal government most likely gave them that tax break to pull them to their state but that needs to be minimized.

about 2 months ago
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California Whooping Cough Cases "an Epidemic"

craigminah Re:Mexico Vaccinates Better Than The US (387 comments)

It's not xeophobia, I have an aversion to people taking from our country and giving nothing back. Whether they be legal or illegal it doesn't matter but the fact the US Government is essentially doing nothing and protecting them makes me a little upset as we are so far in debt how can we pay for so many free loaders? The sarcasm tag wasn't meant to undo anything, it was simply there to make sure nobody thought I was being serious when I called the other poster a genius and finally, stating something is a "pro tip" usually means you're just someone else posting things using emotion to guide their actions rather than logic.

about 2 months ago
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California Whooping Cough Cases "an Epidemic"

craigminah Re:Mexico Vaccinates Better Than The US (387 comments)

Wow, so much hatred. The US Government has declared the requirement for voters to have ID cards is discriminatory. A lot of the illegal immigrants benefit from the ludicrous Democratic policies (e.g. no border protection, anchor babies, free medical, free school, etc.) so they tend to vote Democrat. You are obviously a mental giant due to the genius you wrote in your reply [/sarcasm] Democrats/Liberals can never hold a civil argument and almost always resort to name calling and poop-throwing.

about 2 months ago
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British Army Turns To Oculus Rift To Take the Sting Out of Battlefield Trauma

craigminah Re:boo hooo hoooooo (23 comments)

Who else is going to protect you and allow you to bitch and moan on /.

about 2 months ago

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