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Comment: Re:Where is the GOP saying business-first shit? (Score 1) 771

by OwMyBrain (#44523853) Attached to: Encrypted Email Provider Lavabit Shuts Down, Blames US Gov't

Nixon's racist Southern Strategy and Reagan's courting of religious extremists have driven out anyone who believes in individual rights and has an IQ over room temperature.

This is particularly insulting to any Republicans that use the metric system. Fortunately not many of them are scientists.

Comment: Re:Good (Score 1) 284

by OwMyBrain (#43081339) Attached to: Swiss Referendum Backs Executive Pay Curbs

I'd rather see a law that said the highest-remunerated employee in the company could not be given more than 10x that of the lowest-remunerated employee in the company. That way the people who deserve the windfall of a successful and profitable business are the ones receiving it.

This sounds good in theory, but I think it has the potential for unintended consequences, such as companies exchanging all low-paygrade employees for external contractors.

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