The only thing more annoying than a computer is a computer that tries to be helpful.
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I'm glad to hear that someone is trying to out-stupid *my* country.
wherein we find out that Monsanto has known it all along.
Probably they were hoping no one would find out until they' ready to market GMO humans that are resistant to it.
I guess everyone's getting bored with the war on drugs, so now they're looking for a new menace to protect us from.
He's considering changing his name to N. S. Sherlock.
Crime doesn't pay for everybody.
Makes me wish I be a Chinee pirate. Besept I don't need Wind O'Tain, and I don't know how to say 'Arrrr' in Chinees. And I hear tell their ships are all junks.
If you can't read about it on the internet, it didn't happen.
Also, in the Internet Age you're more likely to hear about it when someone does something crooked or foolish. I question the Ask-Slashdotter's assumption that things are getting worse.
(He actually asked the right question: why do things appear to be getting worse. But then elaborates on the assumption that the sky is actually falling.)
I'm surprised the feds haven't banned it. IIRC th constitution prevents the states from creating money other than gold or silver coin; surely they won't allow individuals more leeway.
All I can figure is that it's considered more like a credit card than money. Or else the hammer just hasn't come down yet.
Except it turned back toward Malaysia, but then turned again generally westward and followed a crooked channel out to sea, along a path that a Malaysian pilot would know isn't covered by air traffic radar, but would not know is covered by military radar.
Foul play is beyond question. The questions are who and why.
If the video contains anything copyrighted by the Indian government or by a corporation friendly to the Indian government, then anyone hosting the video is liable for copyright infringement. Not all countries recognize fair use to the same extent.
I always wanted to copyright my name, do something outrageous, and then sue all the media that runs a story on it.
Hey India: "Sticking your head in the sand ignoring the issue doesn't make it go away!"
I suspect you could say that to all governments, on lots of issues.
AIUI, the blue is caused by refraction and all other colors by pigments.
On my land line I put the phone down gently without hanging up. I figure if they want to waste my time, I should waste some of theirs.