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RNC Calls For Halt To Unconstitutional Surveillance

jimpop Nobody.... (523 comments)

Nobody believes them anymore.... they just seem to do knee-jerk reactions to any and everything. Next thing you know the RNC will favor marijuana and homosexuality.

about 6 months ago
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Nagios-Plugins Web Site Taken Over By Nagios

jimpop Re:Just eastablish a new fork (119 comments)

> Nagios is a stupid name

I Agreed, I always preferred NetSaint

about 6 months ago
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Why a Cure For Cancer Is So Elusive

jimpop Re: True fact: (366 comments)

Nope. It's sad, but modern medicine is more about the mercedes than the miracles.

about 7 months ago
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Why a Cure For Cancer Is So Elusive

jimpop Re:True fact: (366 comments)

> Appendicitis

  I'm not so convinced that that's a disease, although I imagine it's quite painful.

about 7 months ago
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Why a Cure For Cancer Is So Elusive

jimpop True fact: (366 comments)

It's more lucrative to treat a disease than it is to cure it.

about 7 months ago
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Former Head of NSA Calls For Obama To Reject NSA Commission Recommendations

jimpop Re:That is the guy.... (316 comments)

> Intelligence reports on a possible attack were made and not followed up on

That pretty much sums it all up. I say prosecute *everyone* involved who failed to "follow up", as you say. If we're not going to prosecute them, at least do pay them "talking head" money, nor give credence to their words.

about 6 months ago
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Former Head of NSA Calls For Obama To Reject NSA Commission Recommendations

jimpop That is the guy.... (316 comments)

..who was on guard duty before 9/11.... why should anyone listen to him?

about 6 months ago
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NSA Says It Foiled Plot To Destroy US Economy Through Malware

jimpop Straws... (698 comments)

...grasping for straws.

about 7 months ago
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Google Opens Asian Data Centers But Shuns China and India

jimpop Connectivity... (75 comments)

Singapore has EXCELLENT coverage to all of Asia (sans West Asia). From Singapore you can easily serve content to both India and China (with http://cablemap.info/ to see the pipes going into and out of Singapore. In 2015, Singapore will gain improved connectivity to Australia (APX West). Taiwan is similarly situated, albeit further from India/Pakistan/etc.

about 8 months ago
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IAB Urges People To Stop "Mozilla From Hijacking the Internet"

jimpop Who? (499 comments)

Reality check: Who cares about companies hiding behind 3 letter names? AAF, ANA, DMA, IAB, NAI..... The internet was nicer before they came along.

about a year ago
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Experience the New Slashdot Mobile Site

jimpop Re:Needs work (384 comments)

Dude, Thanks for fixing this. Awesome effort!

about a year and a half ago
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Experience the New Slashdot Mobile Site

jimpop Needs work (384 comments)

When following a link to /., if I answer Yes to the pop-up prompt, i get redirected to http://m.slashdot.org/ and NOT the story I was linking to

about a year and a half ago
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Will Microsoft Sell Off Its Entertainment Division?

jimpop won't (404 comments)

won't won't

about a year and a half ago
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Linus Chews Up Kernel Maintainer For Introducing Userspace Bug

jimpop Still.... (1051 comments)

...a better love story than Twilight.

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Anti-Spam Service Extortion?

jimpop Re:Flip side.... (279 comments)

Rarely a FP, perhaps one a year. Like I said, I don't use them (or any RBL) to block, I do use them to aid in scoring.

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Anti-Spam Service Extortion?

jimpop Flip side.... (279 comments)

I'm a receiver, I use UCEProtect to score emails, they help to block a LOT of recent and bleeding edge spam. I don't have to pay them anything for their assistance.

about a year and a half ago
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Real World Code Sucks

jimpop same... (292 comments)

It's no different than business school examples vs real world practice.

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: Will You Shop Local Like President Obama, Or Online?

jimpop Re:Thanks Prez! (430 comments)

...like mandatory auto insurance regulations of the 80s....

about a year and a half ago
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UK Authorities Threaten To Storm Ecuadorian Embassy To Arrest Julian Assange

jimpop Re:He REALLY pissed off governments.... (1065 comments)

The UK could simply revoke the embassy permit, even for 30 mins.

about 2 years ago

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HighSchool Politics (you deserve better)

jimpop jimpop writes  |  about 7 years ago

jimpop (27817) writes "Yawn. The US Senate stayed up all night. What's that mean for you and I? It means they will sleep-in today and do little to nothing for us. Demand better representation from your "representatives"."

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