Please mod this person -1 without delay
That's not what the mod system is for.
not post them on the internet to encourage vigilantism.
It may encourage vigilance (different from vigilantism), and even result in a credible tip. Why assume the worst?
The assertion AC made (along with other "religious" types) is based on the the acceptance that the singularity was "just there", and that abiogenesis "just happened". Many call this acceptance faith.
I don't think I would actually call it faith, but something more along the lines of, "We don't know. We're fine with that right now. Some day, we hope to discover the answers for the origin of the singularity and the facility of abiogenesis. But, whatever the case, we're sure it's not God."
This is CAPITALISM?
Sony's offering in Japan is... also capitalism.
There is free market capitalism in the US. The problem is, most of it is in the fast food business. The few ISPs that have the go-ahead from the cities aren't interested in improving their offerings, and the small WISPs that fill in the gaps are either unable to do any better, or only willing to match the status quo.
(Or, maybe he's waiting for a phone call with the go-ahead)
(Actually, I don't even think we'll need speed limits once autonomous cars are commonplace -- at least, not on highways)
You used the word "deploy", which makes it seem like you're concerned with having many systems with identical desktop configurations. In that case, just install the one you prefer to manage. There are many to choose from, including mate ('sudo apt-get install mate').