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Comment: Re:Compensation delays? Hardly. (Score 1) 50

by Grishnakh (#49504751) Attached to: US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts

The exception is high demand labor of any kind. Someone able to run a company as CEO is going to get more money in the private sector than in the government's employ.

I don't think we're talking about overpaid suits here, we're talking about engineers and other technical people. The government is not known to pay them well either.

All those office workers are being paid better in DC than anywhere else in the country.

So basically a bunch of incompetent paper-pushers are being given largesse by the rest of the nation, and the economies in the rest of the nation would be better off if they seceded from the federal government, since they wouldn't have to spend so much funding all that waste?

Comment: Re:Unless (Score 1) 208

by koan (#49504657) Attached to: Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties

You might just say that Christians, in particular, the Lutherans were awful pikers and sought to use antisemitism over paying their debts

Pikers... LOL.

You know when I consider the psychology of the average human beings I have come into contact with, the reason for all this grief for Jews could be as simple as their being successful.

I read example after example where Jews show up in a new land with nothing, and become successful.

Nothing generates as much hate as success, in those that do not have it.
In addition, nothing shows you where you stand, or what you are, as well as another persons success in an area you have none.

If a person works their whole life in a town, and one day a man shows up with nothing, then 10 years later owns a profitable business, and a home, and the life long townie still has nothing...
Imagine what a weak person might conjure in their minds to absolve themselves of their failure and explain the others success.

We even have a contemporary saying for this: "haters gunna hate".

Comment: Me personally? no.. (Score 2) 190

I am a ham radio operator, I have a significantly higher chance of survival than the rest.

If people really cared about safety they would take the time to learn CPR, basic First Aid, and things like ham radio or gain knowlege in how to increase their odds.

Dancing with the stars and Americas got Talent are far more important to the general population.

Comment: Re:Kangaroo Court! (Score 1) 28

by Lumpy (#49504591) Attached to: DIA Polygraph Countermeasure Case Files Leaked

No people want to feel like they are safe at the revocation of all freedoms.

Feeling safe is the most important thing to them. Help me feel safe Government! Bad people are allowed to buy electronics without a license! Bad people can build things! They must be TERRORISTS!

Save us from the people that have an IQ above 100 oh holy government!

Dumb people want security Smart people want freedom.

Sadly the smart are outnumbered by the dumb 3 to 1

You will have a head crash on your private pack.