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Google Wants You to Use Your Real Name on YouTube

fatbuckel Screw YouTube (602 comments)

My name is Nunya Bidness.

more than 2 years ago
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New Type of Chemical Bond Predicted To Exist In White Dwarfs

fatbuckel Re:Racist. (97 comments)

I believe they prefer 'little people' now.

more than 2 years ago
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Nature: Global Temperatures Are a Falling Trend

fatbuckel Well,well,well... (786 comments)

NPG (Nature.com) is a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd, a global publishing group founded in the United Kingdom in 1843. Macmillan is itself owned by German-based, family run company Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH. "To defend its leading position in the profitable market for business information Holtzbrinck partnered with long-term American affiliate Dow Jones & Company to plan a new weekly business title. In 1994 Verlagsgruppe Handelsblatt and Dow Jones had taken over German business news agency Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste (VWD) and Czech publisher Economia. Since November 1995 the two companies had coordinated their strategies and cooperated in marketing of advertising and their electronic databases Genios and Dow Jones News Retrieval. In June 1999 Holtzbrinck and Dow Jones announced a strategic alliance and swapped shares of their business newspapers. Holtzbrinck assumed 49 percent of the Wall Street Journal Europe, while Dow Jones received 22 percent of Handelsblatt. While Holtzbrinck's goal was to open up new European markets to the Handelsblatt, Dow Jones aimed at broadening the German readership for the Wall Street Journal Europe. While both periodicals were expected to stay independent, an intensification of the exchange of content, and cooperation in ad sales and distribution was planned." (Taken from http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/verlagsgruppe-georg-von-holtzbrinck-gmbh-history/) Dow Jones is a News Corporation company.(http://www.newscorp.com/operations/publishing.html) Conservative connection in THREE MOVES. P.S.The U.S. DOJ has officially filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple as well as publishers Hachette SA, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin and Simon & Schuster for price fixing.

more than 2 years ago
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Microsoft Writes Off $6.2 Billion From aQuantive Acquisition

fatbuckel Microsoft is like Ford Motor Company... (115 comments)

Sure, they invented a mass production method that brought automobiles to the masses, but they eventually spent most of their time doing the opposite of General Motors. Microsoft is playing the same game, countering everyone else in the tech field for no good reason.

more than 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: Are Smart Meters Safe?

fatbuckel All the hullabaloo originates from the utility (684 comments)

companies. They do not want you to be able to accurately track your usage or load balance. Then they could`nt charge you fraudulently.

more than 2 years ago
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Young Listeners Opt For Streaming Over Owning

fatbuckel It is a lot of work? (390 comments)

"There is a certain relief with not having to own music. It is a lot of work," Really? Oh for crying out loud, here`s a razor blade. You`re obviously not ready for existence. What with walking and breathing and on top of all that having to BUY a song?

more than 2 years ago
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Canada To Stop Making Pennies

fatbuckel So? (473 comments)

It`s Canada. It`s not even a real country.

more than 2 years ago
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AT&T Clarifies Data Limitations On "Unlimited" Data Plans

fatbuckel Waa,Waa, Boo,Hoo. (247 comments)

Call up AT&T and cancel your plan. They DO NOT CARE about your feelings. They DO NOT CARE about your feelings. Go to Sprint or Verizon or T-Mobile or anyone else.

more than 2 years ago
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Apple Has Too Much Money

fatbuckel I`d love to help... (570 comments)

I could use $8000 for a new commuting motorcycle. fatbuckel2@gmail.com Let me know.

more than 2 years ago
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Internet Giants To Honor the 'No' In 'No Tracking'

fatbuckel Bullshit. (118 comments)

"We lied earlier but NOW we promise to not track you". Bullshit.

more than 2 years ago
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The Himalayas and Nearby Peaks Have Lost No Ice In Past 10 Years, Study Shows

fatbuckel Re:The 100% claim is essentially correct (409 comments)

Oh...the graph says so. Must be true. Graphs never lie. One thing that can be said about graphs is that they are true to the bone.

more than 2 years ago
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The Himalayas and Nearby Peaks Have Lost No Ice In Past 10 Years, Study Shows

fatbuckel Re:Maintaining a balanced position (409 comments)

I`d like to see who funded this study. Was it Big Oil?

more than 2 years ago
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Virtual Reality Helmet Designed For Deep Space Surgery

fatbuckel Wait,what??? (83 comments)

"what if you fall and break your hip on the Moon?" What with all that gravity up there and all.

more than 2 years ago

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