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Comment: The best form of execution is (Score 1) 1081

by alfredo (#49261295) Attached to: How To Execute People In the 21st Century
Death by Incarceration. Zapping, shooting, poisoning, hanging, or stoning cuts short their suffering. If you want to punish them, permanent "time out" alone in a cage should do the job. If by chance the person was wrongly convicted. there is still a chance to prove their case. The death penalty makes any mistake or official wrongdoing worse.

Comment: Keep their camera/imaging dept. (Score 1) 188

by alfredo (#49100993) Attached to: Why Sony Should Ditch Everything But the PlayStation
Right now the real innovators in the camera market is Sony and Olympus. Sony is the supplier of sensors for many of the top camera brands.Olympus uses the same Sony Sensor on all of its ILC cameras. Check out the Sony A6000 and A7II. Olympus' new EM5 II, has taken the Sony sensor to new heights with its sensor shift technology. Sony and Olympus are working together on the new technology. Olympus needs Sony sensors, and Sony could use Olympus Lens tech and Oly's 5 axis IBIS. Sony's camera dept is bringing some excitement to the camera business, and reflects good on Sony. Good press attached to their name can't hurt.

Comment: Re:Music variety (Score 1) 126

by alfredo (#48788045) Attached to: Radio, Not YouTube, Is Still King of Music Discovery
Look for streaming public radio stations. You might find something you like. Right now I am listening to some Steve Earle on a public station out of Whitesburg Ky (WMMT). Some of the best Rap I heard was on WRFL (Radio Free Lexington). http://wrfl.fm/playlist/# Stations like these are a threat to corporate radio, so that's why there are attempts at defunding them or selling off their bandwidth to mega media.

Comment: Public Radio! (Score 1) 126

by alfredo (#48787975) Attached to: Radio, Not YouTube, Is Still King of Music Discovery
Public radio has been a great resource for me. WUKY in Lexington has introduced me to some great musicians that would never get air time on corporate radio. You won't hear Christian McBride or Lucinda Williams on your local AM station. Chances are, you won't hear a live, local Dj on your radio unless you tune into your NPR station. I'm listening to WMMT streaming from Whitesburg Ky.

Comment: Re:Am i on Slashdot? "Johnny appleseed exhibit"? (Score 1) 71

by alfredo (#47500683) Attached to: Exhibit On Real Johnny Appleseed To Hit the Road
Chapman's spread of Apples was a solution to the bad water problem. Making the apples into Apple Jack sterilized the water. The alcohol in the Jack didn't freeze as readily as pure water. Straining out the icy slush made the Jack stronger, and less likely to freeze. So when your stream is frozen, there's some Jack to drink.

In English, every word can be verbed. Would that it were so in our programming languages.

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