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Comment: Re:Yes to Brexit (Score 1) 372

Banking (finance) is a fair weather industry. In good times they add large amounts of easy money to the economy (and to the politicians). But in bad times it's the opposite. A country needs to limit the size of the finance industry (percent of economy) in order to limit their risk.

Comment: Re:Why? (Score 1) 165

It's amazing how hard people look for the next big thing when their current business model is spiraling down the drain. Most of the stuff in your home should not be on the internet, for any reason. Have a local network (LAN) for the home, with a router and firewall to allow a whitelist of connections outside.

Comment: Re:call me skeptical (Score 1) 190

The extra radiation you get from the porno-scanners is much less than the extra radiation you get from flying in the upper atmosphere (reduces atmospheric blockage of solar radiation). Flying is a significant source of health risks already: hightened radiation levels, reduced circulation due to cramped seats, poor air quality due to reduced circulation.

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