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Comment: Re:Which is stupider, the book or the game? (Score 1) 393

by airdweller (#48814295) Attached to: Is 'SimCity' Homelessness a Bug Or a Feature?

"You have to be kidding me...
If I want people to get off their fat lazy butts and look for work, I have to do all the work for them?
Really? You said that with a straight face?"

Firstly, is it really that hard to realize that some people may have disabilities (physical, mental, etc.) that may hinder their attempts to look for work, etc. and they need help? Let me guess... Republican?

Secondly, you have to work on finding an employee who meets your requirements too. If you just sit and wait for them to come to you, guess whose ass is lazy?

Comment: Re:oh the humanity (Score 1) 393

by airdweller (#48814147) Attached to: Is 'SimCity' Homelessness a Bug Or a Feature?

" A gate which remains open when the immigrants arrive, then lines them up allowing only one immigrant at a time to pass, and allow Nazi concentration camp style selection with a toggle of a switch. Left - work. Right - gas chamber. That way they eliminate the nobles before they can become a problem."

"Noble = death" was more of a Soviet paradigm.

Comment: Re:Predestination is an incredibly unsatisfying mo (Score 1) 254

by airdweller (#48777589) Attached to: Heinlein's 'All You Zombies' Now a Sci-Fi Movie Head Trip

"Predistination actively embraces time travel paradoxes, taking them to the extreme"
"it's an impossible scenario with no logical resolution"
That's the point. I guess you're not used to smart movies? Not trying to offend. Just asking. It's cool. I know a couple of people smarter than me who aren't into "smart" music, movies or literature.

Comment: Re:And? (Score 1) 448

by airdweller (#48776477) Attached to: Unbundling Cable TV: Be Careful What You Wish For

"Nearer the back means louder"
Closer to the engines means louder. They're not always in the back of the airplane.
Also, nearer the back means empty seats more often. The last time I flew over the Atlantic, the two seats next to mine were empty - I slept like a king (from a very tiny kingdom, exiled and poor, and having to make sure my feet didn't stick out into the aisle, but nonetheless...).

Comment: Re:And? (Score 1) 448

by airdweller (#48776059) Attached to: Unbundling Cable TV: Be Careful What You Wish For

"What I'd like to see is a fee to use the overhead compartment. First checked bag is free; first bag overhead costs you $25. "
Welcome to Frontier Airlines :)
When booked online (more expensive during the check-in), the first checked bag is 25 (then 30 and 75); carry-on - 30. Luckily for me they still allow a free personal item (like a backpack). I always travel light anyway.
The overhead compartments were about 60% empty that last time I flew (November).

Comment: Re:The Government is NOT here to help you... (Score 1) 463

by airdweller (#48746649) Attached to: Writer: How My Mom Got Hacked

"If I were in charge, I'd task the NSA with catching them, then publicly execute them on TV. While some people will say, "oh, that is overkill and not fair", I'd say, "yea, but it sure will give these criminals pause in the future, won't it?""

Why don't you move to Saudi Arabia or Iran? You'll love it there.

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