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+ - Leonard Nimoy, Spock of âStar Trek,â(TM) Dies at 83->

Submitted by wulfmans
wulfmans writes: Leonard Nimoy, the sonorous, gaunt-faced actor who won a worshipful global following as Mr. Spock, the resolutely logical human-alien first officer of the Starship Enterprise in the television and movie juggernaut âoeStar Trek,â died on Friday morning at his home in the Bel Air section of Los Angeles. He was 83
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Comment: I LMFAO at utilitys (Score 2) 280

by wulfmans (#48560715) Attached to: Utilities Face Billions In Losses From Distributed Renewables
I built a house 1 mile away from the overhead power lines. They told me it would cost me 60K USD to run power to my house. FUCK THAT. I installed 6KW of solar panels a nice inverter a decent battery bank and a 30kw diesel genset for 20k. These leaches need to die a horrible death.

Comment: Re:obviously they should track the sun (Score 1) 327

by wulfmans (#48511899) Attached to: You're Doing It All Wrong: Solar Panels Should Face West, Not South
Its way cheaper to just add more panels. At 39 cents per watt plus mounting costs it makes no sense unless you do not have the room to mount all the panels you need. I run my electronics lab and whole house on solar and it works well. 7KW of panels is plenty for most people that have a normal home. After that the other factor is power storage. Buy Edison batteries for a lifetime of storage.

+ - SOE servers get the DDos of a lifetime-> 1

Submitted by wulfmans
wulfmans writes: SOE are currently being DDOS'd by a group called Lizard Squad.

They've been posting for the past few hours about the Sony server.

These are some of the things they have said.. lol

"Sony is sinking into a pit again. Nice.
Today we planted the ISIS flag on @Sony's servers #ISIS#jihad
Sony, yet another large company, but they aren't spending the waves of cash they obtain on their customers' PSN service. End the greed."

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Comment: Since when (Score 1) 818

by wulfmans (#46764773) Attached to: Study Finds US Is an Oligarchy, Not a Democracy
The US of A has NEVER been a Democracy, Our founding fathers knew that a Democracy was not the way to do proper government and framed what we are today called a Constitutional Republic. What we have now is a twisted mess of a government that is controlled by the money not the people that it was intended to be controlled by.

Comment: Wait a minute (Score 1) 416

by wulfmans (#43119783) Attached to: Global Temperatures Are Close To 11,000-Year Peak Everybody can make the data do tricks for them. First it was Global cooling, then it was Global warming, then it was Climate change Because you know that change is good right ?

Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage. -- Lazarus Long