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Comment Re:It's nice to have ideals (Score 3, Informative) 335

The typical deep-cycle battery does NOT need to be retired in 24 to 26 months lead acid deep-cycle batteries are more like 4 to 8 years longer if you treat them well. If you want to double that spend a little more (ok a lot) and get surrette deep cycle batteries, typical lifespan range is 7 to 15 years.

Comment Re:What is patentable? (Score 4, Informative) 66

The patent office just issues patents, they think the courts are where those type of disputes should be handled. The courts think that since the patent office issued the patent it must be valid.

You have two sides, neither of which are doing their job because they figure the other is.

Comment Re:Everybody List What You Think Went Wrong (Score 1) 550

How many of the threats and posts wishing people were raped or killed did you personally condemn? Di you stand behind releasing peoples home addresses as a valid argument? These are what you consider ethical acts? When you threaten your opponent with physical harm in a debate about ethics, you lose the debate.

What is algebra, exactly? Is it one of those three-cornered things? -- J.M. Barrie