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Comment: Re:Passwords (Score 1) 243 243

Nothing can EVER be repeated

I'm not 100% sure what you mean by this. But if you mean that you cannot use a password that you've used in the past then I have a problem with this... having something jump out and say "you can't reuse this password" actually gives something away: that you've used the password! Maybe you've also used that password on other sites so by saying "you've used this, you can't use it again" is actually, imo, bad for security.

If you mean that you cannot use a character in the password that you've already used then this is also bad for security... it allows an attacker to know that characters cannot be repeated and this, therefore, weakens randomness.

Comment: What the fuck? (Score 4, Insightful) 123 123

Absolve Verizon of customer service responsibility? How about just telling them that they failed and allow other ISPs compete -- perhaps with subsidies? Why absolve Verizon of anything at all? I don't understand that in the slightest. It's like rewarding them for failure.

Comment: GoodJob! (Score 2) 190 190

ThePenIsMighty.com (err... maybe that can be read incorrectly)

I guess that any common phrase can be "claimed". Weird.

Comment: Re:helocopters (Score 1) 305 305

I live in california where we always have some group of hairy drugged out morons protesting something. And the construction companies out here just expect it.

They plan for it... they say"well, we need this much cement, this many men, so many machine... and oh yeah, bolt cutters and an overtime budget to bring people in at midnight to do the job when all the hippies are sleeping.

The college campuses for example can't knock down trees on the premises during the school year. So they wait until the summer break then knock the trees back. The hippies come back and possibly see a stump. No discussion. No protest of consequence.

In Canada they had a bridge that needed to be widened. And some trees to the right of the bridge needed to be taken down. Of course the fucking trees were swarming with dreadlocked buffoons. So the city said "you win, we won't take the trees down, everyone go home"... hippies cleared out... and at midnight that very night the city just cut all the trees down that were in the way of the bridge.

And this is what the social discussion is at this point.

The stupid mountain in question is covered with fucking telescopes. Go up there and look at it. There are loads. Saying "oh not one more or it will anger our impotent god!'... please.

Your argument is flawed. First you use the word "hippies" in a derogatory way to evoke emotion. This is demonstrated by your entire post. So, from the start I can see your argument is on weak ground -- if the argument was solid you would not need to resort to such tactics.

In the case of the Canadian government lying to get the protesters away... yeah, great example. At least the so called (in your words) "hippies" have seemed to have some ethics and morals! The Canadian government in your example: they were the ones who acted like fuckwits and "buffoons".

Same thing with the college campuses. They dismiss people's concerns and values and just do what the fuck they want.

Who are you to dictate people's beliefs and their values? You're as bad as the idiots in the two examples you gave. Grow up and learn some respect. Falling back onto lies, loaded words ('"hippies" that all have dreadlocks, are stupid and buffoons') and other such juvenile and transparent actions to that just demonstrate your ignorance, lack of empathy and unstable stance makes me think that you are the one who needs some guidance. Your glee at governments and organisations to say one thing and then do another is... actually, I won't say what I was going to. It's sad and pathetic.

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