(disclaimer: I too have an old plastic K&E tucked away in a box somewhere downstairs)
Having this new government is like waking up from a terrible nightmare.
This would also force academics to be graded on a different scale for tenure, etc. if "number of accepted submissions" doesn't mean anything anymore.
Yeah, they would have to be graded using another criterion, like
Apple buys VW/Audi and rebrands (since the brands will be taking a big hit very soon), and consumers forget about dieselgate. Apple gets the infrastructure to build cars, as well as an eager dealership network. They throw money at some new designers to oversee the existing engineers and make the vehicles they want to make.
Book it, done deal.
Plus, Apple does software much better than VW. Nobody will ever find out if the A&W Golf TDI cheats on emissions tests.
Michael Geist reports that records show the extension is the result of backroom lobbying with monthly meetings between senior government officials and music industry lobbyists paving the way for copyright term extension without public consultation or debate.
Because that pretty much sums up the way the Harper government operates -- and has, ever since they were elected.
Neckties strangle clear thinking. -- Lin Yutang