How is it the business of government to be directed by the public to use force to coerce a company and CEO to not engage in a mutually acceptable transaction that is - other than this particular arbitrary delineation - legal?
A CEO has never been fired by a vote? If it includes proxies for shareholders, it counts.
When the company's not "above average" it's pretty common for someone to organize the stockholders and vote them out. And doing a "good job" of what? If neither the people getting paid and the people paying them (stockholders) are complaining, who's harmed?
Yes, we should make them answerable, and their wages approvable, by the people who own the company and who profit or lose by its success! Oh wait, they already do that.
A corp doesn't have to choose - in close campaigns the big ones donate to both so they're owed regardless of the outcome
He designed BSD?
Yeah, I got that - but for double entendre to work, both, umm, entendres have to make sense
Well, the package *is* the box. Probably you meant the size of the contents, but that's not really suitably insertion-imagery-inducing.
Nothing worse than a big box.
Are you implying that you're sure one isn't? If it's necessary to err either on the side of protecting anonymity or the side of sacrificing privacy unnecessarily, it should be the former.
That's not a "consumer grade home security system". It's a motion sensor alarm. A cheap, pitiful motion sensor alarm. That a $7.80 alarm doesn't use a sophisticated or even up-to-date remote shouldn't be a surprise to anyone
His preference for analog tape isn't based on his expert ear or anything having to do with his expertise at all, but with his assumption about the assumed obsolescence of digital file formats? A sysadmin is more knowledgeable on that topic.
It will be much harder to find a tape player for an obsolete format/size of magnetic tape than it will be to write something to convert/decode a file made using a well-documented standard.
Actually, while the WSJ's op-Ed staff is aligned right/libertarian, the news department is still pretty left. But it's much easier to just dismiss it without checking, isn't it?
Anarchy is not a "libertarian paradise".