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Comment Re:We vote on leaders not lightbulbs (Score 5, Informative) 1146

Well, I just bought a reasonable 72 Watt bulb with the output lumens equal to an older style 100 Watt bulb. Seems like a no-brainer to me. I get a lower electric bill without having to use an ugly CFL or super expensive LED.

Remember the ban is on older inefficient incandescent bulbs, not incandescent bulbs in general.

The news organizations and tin foil hat wearing types are focusing on the "ban" part for their own ends.

Comment Re: LOL Tesla (Score 3, Funny) 375

Once a vehicle is associated with a church, it's doomed. Over the years, I have seen so many reports of church vans going over cliffs, crashing and burning, etc etc. Whenever I am near one on the road, I make sure to put some distance between my car and the van as quickly as possible.

Comment Re:It's a trap! (Score 1) 432

It's only a matter of time. When I was still working as an ME back in the last century, the company I was at was already talking about (and testing the use of) cheaper offshore enginerring labor.

The outsourcing madness won't slow down until top-level executives and CEO's are outsourced. It won't stop completely until corporate boards are outsourced.

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