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Comment: Possible factor (Score 5, Interesting) 752

by Kyogreex (#47476229) Attached to: Malaysian Passenger Plane Reportedly Shot Down Over Ukraine
Firstly, I'd like to note that I'm not placing blame with any particular party or saying that this was definitely an incident where the plane was shot down. With that said, the plane was in the older Malysia Airlines livery, which has the bottom of the fuselage and engine nacelles painted grey. Perhaps this could contribute to it being mistaken for a military transport by inexperienced or trigger-happy forces, as it would be a similar color to that used on those transports. I hope the truth of this incident can be found without politics getting in the way on every side. The crew and passengers deserve it.

Comment: Re:And yet they supported Obama (Score 1) 564

by Kyogreex (#46678153) Attached to: Was Eich a Threat To Mozilla's $1B Google "Trust Fund"?

But because you have castigated and caused to be fired ("resigned", my ass) someone because they dared to express themselves via the previously accepted political process by which people in a democratic society decide controversial issues like this.

Which is democratic process as well. People have every right to participate in the democratic process, just as they have the right to free speech. What they don't have is freedom from the consequences of those actions or that speech. If people, corporations, and organizations refuse to associate with you because of that, that's also democracy at work.

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