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Comment Re: Halfway There (Score 1) 332

> Just because you know people who are responsible gun owners does not mean everyone is and the statistics prove it

Sure. We have Chicago.

You can distort the statistics. You can over report suicides as murders and ignore that most murders (and crime in general) happen in a small number of high crime areas.

Comment Re:I don't agree that these are "conservative" vie (Score 1) 220

> It's interesting that the descriptions of "Islam" sound a whole lot like my understanding of Christianity as expressed by many Trump supporters.

Yeah, but fortunately a little thing called the Reformation broke the back of the theocracy in Europe. That hasn't happened with Islam yet. They're still stuck back where we were about 400 years ago. Syria, Egypt, Libya, Lebanon, and Iraq are all painfully obvious examples of this.

Blatant terrorism is far less troubling than the importation of more theocrats. We already have enough as is.

Comment Re: I don't agree that these are "conservative" vi (Score 1) 220

> (A) The US Constitution

      What part of it specifically disallows entry restrictions?

> (B) International law


> You're a moron.

      No, you're the moron. You just make a very small word salad and you think it actually means something. There's a little bit more to a legal argument then screaming "but the constitution".

Comment Re:Were the users randomized? (Score 1) 487

> I see you don't have a computer-using parent.


Tried that. It didn't work because the technically inept parent still had just as much problem with the Apple product. It turns out that you can't idiot proof something.

A Mac won't magically cause the technically inept to stop having problems.

Comment Re:Why? (Score 2) 487

...except this is IBM and IBM did not buy 'crap windows machines' when I was there. I'm not even sure what a "crap windows machine" is supposed to be. I've had little trouble from most of the office PCs I've had. This includes crappy Dell laptops that ran Linux very well.

Comment Re:How much of that is entirely Microsoft's fault (Score 2) 487

A lot of what you just described are costs required to run the business regardless of platform.

I worked for IBM. My windows laptop was not what I would have preferred but it never gave me any real trouble.

What it cost the mothership to maintain is an entirely different matter. I don't think I ever did anything to maintain or upgrade it.

You have to spend a LOT on other stupid things to just begin to catch up with the cost of an Apple product.

Comment Re:This truly exposes a major hypocrisy present (Score 1) 97

Yeah... but watch these same whiners melt down the moment the sexual expression of a guy that can easily get willing participants. Then their heads will explode and they will be running around like hysterical decapitated chickens.

Most of these "cultural libertarians" are probably flaming hypocrites.

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