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Comment Tony Abbott ... (Score 5, Insightful) 306 306

doesn't get a few things, like digging 60M tonnes of coal from central Queensland might be a) bad for the Great Barrier Reef (because of the port infrastructure needed) and b) bad for CO2 levels in the atmosphere, and C) bad for Australia because we will pay for infrastructure for these projects to go ahead. He is typical of conservative politics in Australia - I hope his great grand-children forgive him.

Comment Re: Great. Let's sit here and wait for the next wa (Score -1, Troll) 422 422

Moron. You are confusing local weather - extra sea ice - with climate - loss of total ice mass. Fucking well read some science rather than relying on fox spews (deliberate) for your mis-information. You and your ilk really piss me off because you can't understand even the most basic science . Where the fuck did you go to school? And what the fuck were you doing in your science class - probably looking down the shirt of the girl next to you and wondering what her nipples looked like.

Comment Re:Power is finite (Score 1) 108 108

yes. I lost my mobile phone (cellphone) and it was found by a car detailing firm when I was to sell my car - actually under the passenger seat but that's another story. IOT we really aren't there yet I believe - 'specially for oldies like me who don't own or want to own a smartphone.

Comment Re:Not trying to excuse what he did (Score 1) 376 376

You have obviously never worked with vulnerable people. Their very vulnerabilty leaves them open to being "forced" - read coerced here - into doing things that most people would not do. And it's not just a matter of a person deciding what their interaction with their computer or the internet will be. It is far more complex than that.

Comment system is not foolproof ... (Score 2) 56 56

"Google says that AdSense content is “reviewed by real people and clever machines” before appearing on websites. But the system doesn’t appear to be foolproof." If you actually believe that it's foolproof, then you could well be labeled a fool. just sayin

I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated. -- Poul Anderson

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