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Comment: job titles / keywords? (Score 1) 253

by jmcvetta (#49362031) Attached to: How Professional Russian Trolls Operate

What job titles and keywords are used in ads for troll operator positions? I would love to read some of their job postings.

Reading job ads is a good way to see what the Empire is actually working on. For instance, if you work on databases, the job ads in Northern Virginia are just fascinating. Read them for a while if you wish to be disabused of the silly notion that we live in a free republic. Similarly, I suspect job ads for troll operators would give some insight into the ideologies and memes promulgated by the financialist cybernetic police state.

Comment: Re:Intended purpose (Score 1) 764

by jmcvetta (#49317151) Attached to: A Software Project Full of "Male Anatomy" Jokes Causes Controversy

I wouldn't say DICSS is a particularly useful piece of software, and I doubt it's gonna get very wide adoption. But it's a real Javascript library released under the MIT license. IMHO both the README and the parts of the source code are hilarious. YMMV.

The author of DICSS seems like a pretty good comedian. If lewd humor gets your knickers in a twist, you might prefer his Artisanal Javascript page instead.

Comment: Re:WHEN in TIME.... (Score 1) 116

by jmcvetta (#49091465) Attached to: The Disastrous Privacy Consequences of Canada's Anti-Terrorism Bill

Just exactly WHEN are you, you lazy fucking little sheep of a wussy man sitting on your couch reading this, going to GET UP OFF YOUR ASS, and call / write / visit your lawmaker and DEMAND that this shit be stopped?

Right after I finish shouting into the wind and shaking my fist at the sky.

Comment: Re:Coerced false conffesion (Score 1) 102

by jmcvetta (#49075515) Attached to: Kim Dotcom's Lawyer Plays Down Megaupload Worker's Guilty Plea

So you consider the Spanish Inquisition to be nearly a utopia? Now I understand your position better!

I'm not inclined to accept confession as evidence at all. When a person "confesses" to a court there is very high likelihood and risk that they have done so under some form of duress. If the prosecution has no case other than a confession, then they simply have no case. I have heard the law indeed operates this way in some of the European states.

Comment: Re:Coerced false conffesion (Score 1) 102

by jmcvetta (#49075165) Attached to: Kim Dotcom's Lawyer Plays Down Megaupload Worker's Guilty Plea

True, the 97% "confession" rate doesn't tell us whether or not we're a Stalinist tyranny. But it's solid prima facie evidence of some variant of tyranny.

Also, no sane person would willingly subject themselves to a lifetime of torture in the gulags. To do so would itself call into doubt their sanity. Not sure what you were smoking when you wrote that.

At the source of every error which is blamed on the computer you will find at least two human errors, including the error of blaming it on the computer.