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Comment: Re:Sounds Better? (Score 1) 433

by TimMD909 (#48593795) Attached to: Vinyl Record Pressing Plants Struggle To Keep Up With Demand
I'd bet that the results are much like taste tests between regular food and organic food. People will pick what they want to, based on prejudices. (See https://www.youtube.com/watch?...) I'd also wager they're more likely than not to try and justify their position. Admitting "defeat" and changing one's stance is a thing many avoid doing.

Comment: Re: The Nazis excluded people (Score 2) 307

That's not the appropriate comparison. This is just simply separating people into separate but equal queues for the fountains of knowledge that is our education system. I'd say it's probably also best if they sit at the back of the school buses so as not to intimidate other passengers. I for one cannot think of any examples of how this has ever caused problems in the past.

Comment: Re:UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh (Score 2) 357

by TimMD909 (#46600903) Attached to: Gunshot Victims To Be Part of "Suspended Animation" Trials
Presby is only a 5 minute drive from places where stabbings and gunshots are common. One of my mom's friends lost her son from a gunshot basically on the doorstep of Presby. There's a handful of other hospitals next door too (Magee, Mercy, Shadyside, etc). Something like this may have saved his life.

Comment: Placing bets (Score 1) 191

by TimMD909 (#46394659) Attached to: PETA Abandons $1 Million Prize For Artificial Chicken
I was always placing my bets on advertising the 5th piece from this: http://www.ted.com/talks/jack_... New slogan: "Gotta love getting some juicy tail at KFC!" Subheader: "For a limited time, get your tail with or without a bone!" Artificial chicken for the foreseeable future is as real as Robot Chicken.

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