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Comment: Hey! Psst. (Score 1) 301

by REALMAN (#48367027) Attached to: Police Body Cam Privacy Exploitation

"Chief Townsend believes it is a huge privacy concern, as officers often see people on their worst days. "People with mental illness, people in domestic violence situations; do we really want to have to put that video out on YouTube for people? I think that's pushing it a little bit," he said."

Ever heard of "Cops"? On TV??

+ - diaspora* version 0.4.1.0 released-> 1

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jaywink (3824665) writes "A new diaspora* version 0.4.1.0 is out. It includes a lot of pages ported to Bootstrap, many bug fixes and small enhancements. Also included is a Terms of Service -feature for podmins. Diaspora* is an open source social networking server that joins all running pods into one big decentralized social network."
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Comment: I would avoid such a website. (Score 1) 382

by REALMAN (#47695713) Attached to: Ask Slashdot: Would You Pay For Websites Without Trolls?

Civility is codeword for "all who agree with me"

Any site that removes comments or participation from "trolls" would most certainly end up restricting comment from those who don't agree. Take Climate Change for example. How many news sites have stated that they won't "allow" the deniers AKA those who disagree, to post.

Comment: Your OFFICIAL global warming news! (Score 2) 552

by REALMAN (#47461905) Attached to: The Last Three Months Were the Hottest Quarter On Record

Hi there, We grant seekers AHEM uh... scientists at the Japan Meteorological Agency Thought we would help out the IPCC which has reported no significant warming in the last 17 years or so by switching to quarterly scare tactics AHEM uh... warnings. Please believe us as we only want more funding grants AHEM uh... to help you citizens.

Sincerely
The Japan Meteorological Agency
REALLY :D

Comment: Re:GLobal warming scien is simple (Score 0) 547

by REALMAN (#47307061) Attached to: NOAA: Earth Smashed A Record For Heat In May 2014, Effects To Worsen

Really? Falsifiable and tested??

Says who? You?

You never did mention that CO2 is only about 0.039% of the atmosphere and is just a TRACE gas. You forgot to mention that the IPCC has stated publicly that there has been no significant warming in over 17 years.

Never mind. The sky is still falling. Eat your bug protein and pay your carbon credits while Al Gore and those like him laugh at you in their million dollar carbon spewing mansions, eating Steak and Caviar while they drop your money into their bank accounts to pay for seaside properties they claimed would be inundated by the flooding waters due to global warming.

Stay asleep and stay stupid.

Comment: Isn't all food really "sustainable" ? (Score 1) 137

by REALMAN (#46885587) Attached to: Interview: Ask Ben Starr About the Future of Food

I keep hearing this nonsense about "sustainable" food. All of our current food is sustainable, otherwise our grocery stores would be empty.
Isn't what you really mean about "sustainable" food is that it's food for the poor people while REAL food like meats and cheeses and fresh vegetables are for the elite while we poor people should be relegated to the processed junk food and imitation soybean meats along with the GMO's?

Comment: How exactly were the people proven wrong? (Score 1) 482

by REALMAN (#46403309) Attached to: Pro-Vaccination Efforts May Be Scaring Wary Parents From Shots

According to the article, the people were given information that basically said. "You can't prove autism is from vaccinations" and the rest was scare tactics. Photos of kids suffering from the afflictions the vaccines purport to prevent.

How is this any different than the religious argument?

You can't prove God doesn't exist. This is what happens in hell.

My body belongs to me. You shouldn't worry if I don't get vaccinated if you have been vaccinated... Right? You shouldn't worry if my child hasn't been vaccinated if your child has been vaccinated... Right?

Comment: More Spin with Fakery. (Score 1) 310

by REALMAN (#44922541) Attached to: Arctic Ice Extent Tops 2012's, But Is 6th Lowest In History

"a paper published in Nature ESTIMATING Arctic ice extent for the past 1450 years shows a sharp decline in Arctic ice beginning in the mid-20th century."

Estimating translates to "using models to GUESS the arctic ice sea extent in the past AND THEN proffering that as PROOF that 2013 was the 6th lowest"

Hide the decline... Hide the decline...

We don't know who it was that discovered water, but we're pretty sure that it wasn't a fish. -- Marshall McLuhan

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