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Comment: Re:Good god, please stop (Score 0, Troll) 776

by Henry V .009 (#31730136) Attached to: Toyota Accelerator Data Skewed Toward Elderly
Wrong. Your post: '...in that the Google spreadsheet provided was tracking incidents, not fatalities...'

Article: 'The Los Angeles Times recently did a story detailing all of the NHTSA reports of Toyota "sudden acceleration" fatalities...' And yes, the spreadsheet data is from the LAT story.

And no, to poke holes in the author's idiot argument, I don't have to figure anything out about the "percentage of Prius drivers, blah blah blah." I would have to do that if I wanted to find the real numbers. Instead, I just demolished the author's prima facie case. Once that goes down there is no reason to invest more time on it. He can make the case again with better data if he feels like it. I'm not about to throw any more mental effort after an idiot's idea.

Comment: Re:Good god, please stop (Score 0, Troll) 776

by Henry V .009 (#31730032) Attached to: Toyota Accelerator Data Skewed Toward Elderly
Hey, you sure got me. Really stuck it to me..oh shit, no you didn't, you just can't read. From the article: 'The Los Angeles Times recently did a story detailing all of the NHTSA reports of Toyota "sudden acceleration" fatalities, and, though the Times did not mention it, the ages of the drivers involved were striking.'

Comment: Good god, please stop (Score 1, Troll) 776

by Henry V .009 (#31729042) Attached to: Toyota Accelerator Data Skewed Toward Elderly

If you read the above article and thought, "gee, what convincing evidence," then you're a moron.

It's not a surprise that traffic fatalities were skewed towards the elderly. In any given accident, an elderly person is much more likely to die than a young person. They're not as sturdy.

Now that you're a little bit less of a moron, please go on with your day.

Comment: Right Decision? (Score 3, Insightful) 320

by Henry V .009 (#30790048) Attached to: German Government Advises Public To Stop Using IE
According the original article, DEP (enabled by default in IE8) and sandbox mode (Windows 7, Vista) all stop this zero day.

If that is the case, doesn't that in IE's favor, nor against? All browsers have vulnerabilities. All of them have zero-days. However, it seems that IE has some pretty good built-in protections that Firefox lacks.

+ - WoW Mother convicted of starving child to death->

Submitted by Henry V<nobr> <wbr></nobr>.009
Henry V .009 (518000) writes "Rebecca Christie was convicted of a 2006 murder, today. The New Mexico mother let her 3-year-old toddler starve to death while she played World of Warcraft. According to one article (sorry, you'll have to click on the ad to view), "the house was filled with cat feces, moldy food and unwashed dishes when the child was taken to an Alamogordo hospital emergency room with severe dehydration." More here, including comments by Rebecca's fellow WoW players."
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Comment: Re:Free speech and democracy? (Score -1, Flamebait) 869

by Henry V .009 (#29123221) Attached to: Flickr Yanks Image of Obama As Joker
Moron. A correct statement, maybe, would be that "corporate censorship is not prohibited by the first amendment of the American constitution under current SCOTUS interpretation."

Saying that corporate censorship has no relation to free speech is wrong and stupid. It's a very important consideration when looking at speech issues.

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