You will change your mind when you start to age and your eyesight dims.
Not too worried about that; I've been on the same prescription for about 12 years. But when it happens... then I'll get another phone. It's not like you're assigned one phone for your whole life (yet).
These modes should be forbidden, or better, they should be taxed !
They are "taxed"... every time you pay your electric bill. Don't want to pay it? Switch off your power strip.
or, you know, google could pay a living wage.
Or people could go work somewhere else. Believe it or not, there are a couple of technology jobs outside the (SF) Bay Area.
....and incorrect pedantry at that. If he had said something about the Constitutional electoral process, you'd have a point, but that's not the case
Lessig didn't say it, but the OP did, in the title of his post, and that's what I was responding to.
Keep the number of passes in a compiler to a minimum. -- D. Gries