have you updated to the latest firmware? There was an elapsed-time counter that was declared as a smallint and it was overflowing. On reboot the drive would work again for one hour before failing on the hour counter update.
Woman: Give me 8 QuickPick tickets
Woman: OH! give me three more.
Cashier: That'll be $22
Woman: Hmm give me three more..
Woman: Try 3 more. Cashier: (exasperated) How much do you want to spend???
Cashier: so you want 20 tickets
Woman: If I have enough money yes, give me 20..
Right is relative. I doubt you'll hear their stockholders complaining.
Their price gouging isn't doing much for their stock price.
You mean the way the anti-war activists kept us from waging war in Viet Nam and Iraq ?
From the DOE website:
There are several reasons why there are no firm plans to build new nuclear power reactors. First among these in the short term is that many if not most regions of the Nation presently have surplus baseload generating capacity. There are exceptions to this conclusion. California imports much of its base load electricity needs but also effectively discourages new production from the typical base load power sources, coal and nuclear. This short term base load surplus must be worked off before any new nuclear construction can be seriously considered.
A longer-term reason why no nuclear power has been built is that the capital costs of building a new nuclear power plant have historically been high. There are also considerable financial costs and risks related to the long construction periods in the industry. The last completed nuclear reactor, Watts Bar-1, took 24 years to complete. There has been a history of regulatory uncertainty. The extreme case is the Shoreham plant on Long Island that was essentially completed before it was decided that it would not be allowed to operate. Policy issues such as spent fuel disposal methods, liability insurance questions, and overall safety concerns on the part of the public have also adversely affected nuclear construction.
Charles Darwin film 'too controversial for religious America',
A British film about Charles Darwin has failed to find a US distributor because his theory of evolution is too controversial for American audiences, according to its producer.
Quantity is no substitute for quality, but its the only one we've got.