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Comment Re:Horray for Taylor Swift. (Score 1) 368 368

From her Tumblr post:

"But I say to Apple with all due respect, itâ€(TM)s not too late to change this policy and change the minds of those in the music industry who will be deeply and gravely affected by this. We donâ€(TM)t ask you for free iPhones. Please donâ€(TM)t ask us to provide you with our music for no compensation."

Comment Re:Sanders amazes me (Score 1) 395 395

- There is nothing rhetorical about corporations funding elections, it's the way it's done.
- Yes the USSR sucked, surely we can do better.
- What did Romney sign into law? Lets see:
Chapter 58 had several key provisions: the creation of the Health Connector; the establishment of the subsidized Commonwealth Care Health Insurance Program; the employer Fair Share Contribution and Free Rider Surcharge; and a requirement that each individual must show evidence of coverage on their income tax return or face a tax penalty, unless coverage was deemed unaffordable by the Health Connector.[23]
- Regarding your comparison between gays and paraplegics, what? (slaps head) ....

Comment Re:Sanders amazes me (Score 1) 395 395

"Which can otherwise be described as ban on anonymous speech â€" at least, political speech."
It's okay for global corporations to finance the election?

So universal health care is a bad thing? Didn't Romney try this somewhat in MA?

How about when a gay couple adopt children, one of the "parents" gets killed and since states don't recognize the partnership the kid(s) are left with out a legal parent.

"I'm not afraid of dying, I just don't want to be there when it happens." -- Woody Allen