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Comment business as usual, sheeple (Score 1) 303

anyone that knows advertisers (or publishers, in this case) know that the premium spot (which a 60s ad before the season block buster is) will never the turned down. Those are the bread winers for any ad publisher.

what those premium spots do have are extras. i bet this one has a "for 10% more you get the premium spot with some controversy!"

Comment stagger from a stranger land loophole (Score 1) 239

in the book stranger from a stranger the astronaut thatt goes to Mars leave one behind or his kid or something. and he has claim to Mars (which is inhabited, but who cares about natives).

this creates a interesting loophole for the first to arrive/however lives there.

i can ship my retarded/drugged/scammed/overly-enthusiastic relative, and if they live out die, i inherit the meteor rights. and then i can send my drones to mine it out.

Comment we want information (Score 1) 232

the only reason for that is to leak personal, medical history to all the layers of the system. from your health provider, employer and credit card company.

there's no reason any of this would help a physician.

in America, with or without this, you will still be at the only "first world" country were a visit to the ER will only warrant any procedure of your bowels are exposed. for more than 3 inches.

My mother is a fish. - William Faulkner