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Comment: Re:Militia, then vs now (Score 1) 1633

by ubergeek65536 (#46770019) Attached to: Retired SCOTUS Justice Wants To 'Fix' the Second Amendment

The only reason the Chicago stats have changed is because fewer crimes are written up. The police force there was told to do something about the crime rates so in order to make the crime rates drop they just started ignoring crime.

Comment: It is awesome. (Score 1) 165

by ubergeek65536 (#45622905) Attached to: Why Reactive Programming For Databases Is Awesome

I started using reactive extensions for .Net for over a year ago and am constantly learning new ways to use it. UI, message busses, async calls, business objects, the list keeps growing. It is by far the most useful programming concept I've learned in the last year. There is one for javascript if you are not into .Net

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