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Comment: Re:This is good (Score 5, Insightful) 398

by mikelieman (#48194793) Attached to: Speed Cameras In Chicago Earn $50M Less Than Expected

The point of the cameras was revenue, not traffic safety. They've failed at their intended goal, and I don't see evidence for attributing it to traffic safety. The only person who benefited is the vendor.

And that's before the court challenges. Doesn't "Due Process" ensure that the accused can say, "That's faked, Photoshop. The network and servers are hacked, and PROVE THEY ARE SECURE."

Ever seen a municipal vendor who could certify under penalty of perjury complete compliance with all applicable law, regulation and policy?

Comment: Re:I think this is bullshit (Score 4, Insightful) 1746

by mikelieman (#46652553) Attached to: Brendan Eich Steps Down As Mozilla CEO

Erlich's "religious freedom" ends at the perimeter of his own self.

The moment he tried to apply his cognitive framing TO OTHER PEOPLE, he went off the rails.

If he contributed to islamic organizations opposing freedom of women to drive or appear in public without hajib, would that be OK?

Documentation is the castor oil of programming. Managers know it must be good because the programmers hate it so much.

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