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Comment Re:Tel me... (Score 1) 866

These people accept that it's a theory.
Religion is accepted as irrefutable fact. I personally wouldn't be opposed to religion if its practitioners had a bit more acceptance that the stories are lose interpretations based on observations and limited knowledge at the time, not to be taken as fact but as metaphor or guidance to help you live your life

Comment Re:Usefull... (Score 3, Informative) 288

What everyone in this thread is overlooking is it basically does a 'shutdown now'.

trivially could be done with a power button and changing the acpi power settings to shutdown instantly rather than prompt you then shutdown.

The function of this device is grossly overestimated in the comments

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