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Comment: Re:what will be more interesting (Score 1) 553

by dave420 (#49352935) Attached to: Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear

The BBC is not a great example of an average media company in the UK. That fact alone means the rest of your post is not particularly valid. The BBC has special guidelines imposed upon it by its special position. Hell, there are amazing amounts of speech on the BBC that are simply illegal in the US on comparable TV stations, just not slipped in to motoring TV shows in order to simply cause offence.

And by "PC" you mean "not being a racist/sexist muppet". Those are values certain societies strive to achieve, which is definitely admirable in itself.

Comment: Re:Be careful of the term "terrorist attack" (Score 1) 684

by dave420 (#49352619) Attached to: Germanwings Plane Crash Was No Accident

You seem staggeringly quick to judge, and seem to completely forget the fact that people who kill themselves frequently are not thinking particularly rationally. "Condemnation"? Fuck you! You don't know that's the case for each and every person, yet you went ahead and called for their condemnation regardless.

Keep your pop psychology - it's doing a great job of showing you really don't know what you're talking about, yet seem to possess the arrogance to assume you must.

Comment: Re:Risk Management (Score 4, Interesting) 684

by mrchaotica (#49344163) Attached to: Germanwings Plane Crash Was No Accident

3 crew on flight deck for all aircraft, Let the pilots rest and get good sleep, and2 very well armed angry air marshalls on every flight. Solves 100% of all "terrorisim" problems.

Well, until the air marshals themselves go rogue. (It seems unlikely, but then again, so is a suicidal copilot.)

Comment: Re:Risk Management (Score 1) 684

by mrchaotica (#49343909) Attached to: Germanwings Plane Crash Was No Accident

Or perhaps some means to allow a pilot back in.

Any method of getting in from the passenger compartment would be vulnerable to coercion.

I think maybe they should just have the senior flight attendant enter the cockpit whenever the pilot or copilot leaves, so that there are always two people in the cockpit (in theory, they probably won't *both* be suicidal...)

Either that, or implement better vetting of pilots.

Or maybe they should give the pilots their own bathroom, so there's no reason to leave the cockpit in the first place.

You are false data.