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Comment: Not Congress's Business (Score 4, Insightful) 1167

by jdpars (#38237078) Attached to: US Senator Proposes Bill To Eliminate Overtime For IT Workers
I hate how Congress thinks it can legislate anything it wants, and whatever it can't legislate in can hold a "hearing" on and then impose some ridiculous punishment. Interstate commerce. It's not meant to be a gateway for doing whatever the hell you want, it's supposed to be highly restrictive and limiting.

Comment: Re:Why has it taken 50 years? (Score 4, Insightful) 585

by jdpars (#37521980) Attached to: The Dead Sea Scrolls and Information Paranoia
How, exactly, would you "ultimately prove" anything about life? I'm a very religious person, and I love science, but I also know that humility is the biggest key to seeking understanding about the world. Not every religious person is anti-science. Many of us fully embrace both.

If it's working, the diagnostics say it's fine. If it's not working, the diagnostics say it's fine. - A proposed addition to rules for realtime programming