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Radio Energy Harvested With Inkjet-Printed Antenna

deprecated Re:a form of pollution? (164 comments)

Me too. My BS detector went off the scale.

more than 3 years ago

What To Load On a 4-Year-Old's Netbook?

deprecated Re:Hmm (742 comments)

Pics or it didn't happen.

more than 3 years ago

Long Island Town Enacts Tough Cell Tower Limits

deprecated Re:Nevertheless... (310 comments)

Not necessarily. Back in the late '90s, that was premium service.

more than 3 years ago

Water Main Break Floods Dallas Data Center

deprecated Re:Shit happens (230 comments)

The video from your family reunion in 1992 doesn't have a high availability requirement so you are correct for a teeny-tiny instance of cases. The criminal justice system of Dallas - maybe not in the same category.

more than 4 years ago

US To Build Nuclear Power Plants

deprecated Re:That's good (622 comments)

Imagine if the US outlawed Aluminum recycling because at some point in the process you could use it as Thermite.

Otherwise homeless people picking up cans from trash would have been put on the terrorist watch list.

I think you have found a plank in the 2012 GOP platform.

more than 4 years ago

Digital Fundraising Booms For Haiti Relief

deprecated Re:Interest Side Note - Trouble Getting Donations (124 comments)

It would make them look good but they aren't going to do it because they don't need to look good. They don't give a rat's ass about anything except next quarter's margin.

more than 4 years ago

India Developing Vehicle To Knock Enemy Satellites

deprecated Like Kirk said, (178 comments)


more than 4 years ago

Full Body Scanners Violate Child Porn Laws

deprecated Re:1984 came late... (751 comments)

"It would be claiming anti-Arab feelings and sentiment make the US just like Nazi Germany."

I think you missed your own point.

more than 4 years ago

Massive Solar Updraft Towers Planned For Arizona

deprecated Why AZ and not AU? (572 comments)

If this thing is so great why aren't they building it in their own backyard?

more than 4 years ago

Swiss Geologist On Trial For Causing Earthquakes

deprecated Gnomes of Zurich ... (258 comments)

... delved too greedily and too deep. You know what they awoke in the darkness.

more than 4 years ago

AT&T Moves Closer To Usage-Based Fees For Data

deprecated Re:well (441 comments)

Your childlike naiveté wrt how ATT thinks is actually heartwarming. You will of course end up paying more and getting less, but chin up! Someday ATT will see how badly they've used you and feel just awful about it. Except that will never, never happen.

more than 4 years ago

Farmville, Social Gaming, and Addiction

deprecated Idle! (251 comments)

Deliberately not going to RTFA because it sounds like a buzzkill in the name of overanalysis. Also, "duh!"

more than 4 years ago

SETI@home Project Responds To School Firing

deprecated Re:Ignorance in the comments from the Superintende (295 comments)

I love the part in "It's a Wonderful Life" when you sucker punch George Bailey and Martini kicks you out of his bar. You were totally believable.

more than 4 years ago

Copyright and the Games Industry

deprecated No such thing (94 comments)

Intellectual property is a bankrupt and indefensible notion. Scratch a weasel word, find a thief.

more than 4 years ago


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