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Comment We all know that if... (Score 5, Insightful) 169 169

If Scientology, another "religion" based on a science fiction book, was in a similar position, they would sue the pants off of everyone and win. I'm not saying I believe Jediism, Haruhism, or the Church of Oprah; I agree with his sentiment that smaller religions should have fair treatment.

Comment Re:Why? (Score 1) 107 107

As long as it increases throughput...

That's fine for now, but in 10 years when we've advanced Wavelength-division multiplexing to be able to supply 1TB/s to the home and 1PB/s as the Telco backbone, this new wireless probably won't cut it. Then it won't be as attractive, will it? At the very least the speeds will be years behind what most will be using through a physical connection. It is a sad truth that the fastest connections will always come from a physical medium.

"And do you think (fop that I am) that I could be the Scarlet Pumpernickel?" -- Looney Tunes, The Scarlet Pumpernickel (1950, Chuck Jones)