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Comment: Hmm (Score 1) 1055

by koan (#49370985) Attached to: Apple's Tim Cook Calls Out "Religious Freedom" Laws As Discriminatory

The real issue is not freedom of religion, the real issue is freedom from religion.
In this case they may find it backfires and opens the doors to extremes such Sharia Law, as an example, or even some high growth perversion of Christianity leading to another Crusade.

Stupid right? I just think religion opens too many of the wrong kinds of doors, it should be "Freedom From Religion".

Comment: Laugh (Score 1, Insightful) 93

by koan (#49276035) Attached to: Ex-NSA Researcher Claims That DLL-Style Attacks Work Just Fine On OS X

renders Apple's OSX operating system just as vulnerable to exploitation as Windows has been

Another arrow for my quiver, and I get to say I told you so.

Shit has always been insecure, remember? It relied on the fact almost no one used Apple "security through obscurity".

If a 6600 used paper tape instead of core memory, it would use up tape at about 30 miles/second. -- Grishman, Assembly Language Programming