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What will Obama change most in the first 100 days?

phurley Re:Foreign Policy (1026 comments)

If our goal is to kill Iraqi __civilians__ we have much better options to accomplish that goal. Don't forget all of the original justifications for the invasion were lies. Any non-militant death should weigh very heavy on American hearts, this was a war of choice in which we have killed enormous numbers of children, women and men who wanted nothing more than to live their lives in peace -- that is a loss not a win.

more than 5 years ago

What will Obama change most in the first 100 days?

phurley Re:Foreign Policy (1026 comments)

How many of those people were completely innocent? By any reasonable measure we (the US) has killed far more innocent, blameless, just in the wrong place at the wrong time people in Iraq than we have lost to the "bad guys."

more than 5 years ago

Apple Climbs Into Third Place In U.S. PC Market

phurley Re:Normal People? (1019 comments)

ctrl-d is the key you want for deleting a character (think emacs :-)

apple-delete will keyboard delete a file in finder

I went with a mac a 1.5 years ago because I tired of using Linux on a laptop, my "big box" is still a Linux machine, but I have to say after some acclimation I have enjoyed the Mac.

more than 6 years ago


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