otherwise you'd be arguing with solipsists over every detail, no matter how blindingly "obvious"
Anything new to add?
One hot summer's day a Fox was strolling through an orchard till he came to a bunch of Grapes just ripening on a vine which had been trained over a lofty branch. "Just the thing to quench my thirst," quoth he. Drawing back a few paces, he took a run and a jump, and just missed the bunch. Turning round again with a One, Two, Three, he jumped up, but with no greater success. Again and again he tried after the tempting morsel, but at last had to give it up, and walked away with his nose in the air, saying: "I am sure they are sour."
If the algorithm can be proved correct (within whatever axiomatic system you're using) then it's correct. The End.
Thank you. For the love of FSM, thank you for qualifying your statement about proof.
Are you trying to suggest that spying on Americans is okay? And that we should violate the attorney-client privilege of those Americans, which exists both here and in Indonesia?
The practical extent to science cannot be underestimated.
Sure I can. "Science is useless for doing anything practical." Well, that was easy. Oh, you meant overestimated.
What now, Mr. Pimp?
I'm not talking about the spying on journalists in the US which is illegal but about this particular incident here and others like it.
Quote from TFH: "NSA Ally Spied on US Law Firm".
Quote from the fine OP of this thread: "NSA to violate the 4th Amendment rights of 300 million Americans"
Quote from the fine title of this thread: "War on American Citizens"
Way to move the goalposts! Like, overseas! We're discussing spying on AMERICANS here. This "particular incident" involves AMERICANS. How do you not get that? We WEREN'T talking about spying on the communications of foreigners.
Not sure we will want to call it software anymore at that point.
Jules: What does Marsellus Wallace look like?
Jules: What country are you from?
Brett: What? What? Wh - ?
Jules: "What" ain't no country I've ever heard of. They speak English in What?
Jules: English, motherfucker, do you speak it?!
Get rid of beta, go through the office with a torch and shotgun, target anyone who uses the term "UX".
They could sell tickets for that to the rest of us, and they'd make a mint.