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Slashdot videos: Now with more Slashdot!

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We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out (Learn more about the recent updates).

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+ - Slashdotter Time-Wasters->

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mckinleyn writes "What does the average Slashdot reader do in his or her spare time? I have recently been given some extra time off from my hourly job fixing computers, and literally have nothing whatsoever to do. Can anyone suggest an addictive time-waster? Preferably free? So far, I have found Star Pirates, and Nation States. Both of these are incredibly addicting, but still do not fill in a particularly large block of my time. What do you internet geeks do on an unsecured connection with an infinite amount of time to fill?"
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+ - Jack Thompson Found Guilty of Misconduct->

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mckinleyn writes "Among the Florida Bar offenses for which Judge Tunis has recommended a guilty verdict: Knowingly making a false statement of material fact or law to a tribunal Knowingly disobeying an obligation under the rules of a tribunal Communicating the merits of the case with a judge before whom the proceeding is pending Using means that have no purpose other than to embarrass, delay or burden a third person Engaging in conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation Engaging in conduct in connection with the practice of law that is prejudicial to the administration of justice, including to knowingly or through callous indifference disparage or humiliate litigants or other lawyers Making statements that the lawyer knows to be false or with reckless disregard as to the truth or falsity concerning the qualifications or integrity of a judge Finally, the nuisance gets what he deserves."
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