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Comment: severe government restrictions and censorship? (Score 0) 241

by Dr.Altaica (#33482900) Attached to: Fidel Castro, Internet News Junkie

> In addition Cuban law bans using the Internet to
> spread information that is against what the
> government considers to be the social interest,

You mean "public health"?

> norms of good behavior,

You mean "public morals"?

> the integrity of the people

You mean "public order" (ordre public)?

> or national security."

WTF "National security"?

Wait I think I heard that befor...

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
PART III Article 12 Paragraph 3.
The above-mentioned rights shall not be subject to any restrictions except those which are provided by law, are necessary to protect national security, public order (ordre public), public health or morals or the rights and freedoms of others, and are consistent with the other rights recognized in the present Covenant.

Comment: Non-digital suggestions? (Score 0) 527

by Dr.Altaica (#33258324) Attached to: Preserving Memories of a Loved One?
"In this digital age what other avenues are there for preserving memories? Non-digital suggestions would be welcome, too" Make a transpart tube display case/ cryogenic storage vessal for her body and put her on display in your living room. I'm sure your kids won't forget her I promise. Ok seriusely you need to make her a regular part of their lives, othering wise your just makeing a scrapebook that will sit in the attic gathering dust.. arrange your "Mom memorys" into 30-60 secont commercals and have your MediaCenter insert them into the programs they are watching.

Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings: (9) Dammit, little-endian systems *are* more consistent!