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Ken Ham's Ark Torpedoed With Charges of Religious Discrimination

scuzzlebutt Re:Will they just pull the words, and ask... (432 comments)

Wouldn't that still be illegal? I mean, you can't ask about a person's marital status. Why should you be allowed to ask about their religious beliefs? Let the nutters raise the money on their own without using state funds.

2 days ago
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Ken Ham's Ark Torpedoed With Charges of Religious Discrimination

scuzzlebutt Re:Existence of this... (432 comments)

I was thinking of the other ark. You know, the one that Indiana Jones was after... Dun dah dun daaaah, dun dah daaaa....

2 days ago
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Why India's Mars Probe Was So Cheap

scuzzlebutt Mars... (200 comments)

Mars needs MOM's. OK, Disney, where's my kickback? :p

about a month ago
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To Fight $5.2B In Identity Theft, IRS May Need To Change the Way You File Taxes

scuzzlebutt Re:Corporate taxes (410 comments)

That's just asking too much. I know corporations are people and all, but we can't exactly expect them to have morals as well, can we?

about a month ago
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To Fight $5.2B In Identity Theft, IRS May Need To Change the Way You File Taxes

scuzzlebutt Re:Corporate taxes (410 comments)

I think you meant "inversion" rather than "evasion"...

about a month ago
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Sci-fi Predictions, True and False (Video 1)

scuzzlebutt Worst video... (139 comments)

...ever. Where are my tractor beams?

about a month ago
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New Usage-Based Insurance Software Can Track Drivers Using Smartphones

scuzzlebutt Re:Interesting, if optional (137 comments)

I guess you could thwart this by installing the software on an older device you don't use anymore and just leave it at home or the office.

about 2 months ago
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Canada Tops List of Most Science-Literate Countries

scuzzlebutt Re:More useless statistics... (221 comments)

I am an anglophone from Texas, but I have a love of learning foreign languages, of which French is at the top of the list. On several occasions while visiting Montreal, I endeavored to speak French *only* and my experiences ranged from delight that I was speaking French so well to the other person answering me in English, which didn't exactly encourage me to continue in French. Perhaps the ones who answered me in English could hear my accent, or maybe they were anglophones themselves and thought it simpler to reply in English. Overall, I enjoyed my visits there and I'm looking forward to going again in the future.

about 2 months ago
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Murder Suspect Asked Siri Where To Hide a Dead Body

scuzzlebutt Vote for Pedro (160 comments)

Bravo, Pedro. Bravo!

about 3 months ago
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Google Is Backing a New $300 Million High-Speed Internet Trans-Pacific Cable

scuzzlebutt Re:Big Challenge (135 comments)

Nope.

about 3 months ago
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Long-Wave Radar Can Take the Stealth From Stealth Technology

scuzzlebutt Re:Submitter is unable to spell a 3-letter word (275 comments)

Also, "to" vs. "too". What about "these wave"? Did anyone proofread the fucking summary? Oh, why do I even wonder....

about 3 months ago
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Skype Reverses Decision To Drop OS X 10.5 Support, Retires Windows Phone 7 App

scuzzlebutt Re:Do they still support Windows 3.11? (99 comments)

I would keep my unsupported system to avoid using Skype.

about 3 months ago
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Network Hijacker Steals $83,000 In Bitcoin

scuzzlebutt Re:miscreant? (101 comments)

You work as a miscreant now? Interesting. Does it pay well?

about 3 months ago
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Network Hijacker Steals $83,000 In Bitcoin

scuzzlebutt Only $83,000? (101 comments)

Piker. Should have applied himself.

about 3 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: "Real" Computer Scientists vs. Modern Curriculum?

scuzzlebutt Re:Yes, but no (637 comments)

I wish I had mod points right now. Excellent post.

about 3 months ago
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Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government

scuzzlebutt Re:timothy can't spell (96 comments)

"Defence" is a British spelling of "defense". Perfectly acceptable.

about 3 months ago
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Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government

scuzzlebutt Seriously, India... (96 comments)

Have you never heard of the Streisand Effect?

about 3 months ago
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Wearable Robot Adds Two Fingers To Your Hand

scuzzlebutt Re:Amputees (77 comments)

Additionally, they didn't even touch on this in the video.

about 3 months ago

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