That's pure philosophy, and philosophers don't agree on anything.
Einstein showed that Newton's laws of motion were wrong
That is where you are wrong.
Einstein merely showed that, when applying Newton's laws, measurements of space and time can be substantially more complicated than previously thought.
Timothy didn't RTFA.
It talks about a free upgrade to Windows 8.1 from Windows 7.
Next time, read the fucking article, Timothy.
The article only talks about a free upgrade from Windows 7.
Too bad the poster didn't actually RTF article.
In other words, it's a free "upgrade" to something not as good.
Maintaining that the earth is less than 10000 years old, and that humans and dinosaurs coexisted, is silly nonsense.
Ask any navy sailor: it takes a years of training before a crew can safely and competently protect a large ship from outside attack.
And, the navy guys volunteer knowing that they may face deadly risk. Merchant sailors don't.
jam the rudder and drop anchors
You can drop anchor in the middle of the ocean? That's a hell of a long anchor chain.
What the hell would you call "rapidly expanding"?
but lead was phased out of alcohol on different dates in different parts of the country
But I like lead in my booze! Damn nanny state.