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Comment Re:What kind of inhuman piece of shit (Score 1) 901

Your link article is confusing, they seem to be use "expired" and "Withdraws" interchangeably, are you saying that not voluntarily being bond by an expired treaty is cheating?

The United States withdrew from the landmark 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty on June 13. .... President George W. Bush, who had announced the U.S. pullout six months earlier, issued a short written statement the day the treaty expired.

Comment Re:Hmm (Score 1) 901

Russia didn't hack no emails, shit like that is almost always an inside job. Sure it could happen, more likely somebody had a stupid simple pasword. Cops have a saying "Check the Inlaws before the Outlaws". I'm sure Putin helps wikileaks a lot, being former KGB he knows his shit is tight, so just keeping it going means the odds favor him, but actively participating is likely below his pay grade.

Comment Re:Hmm (Score 1) 901

Funny thing, the Afghan mujahideen, was armed to fight the Soviets, and the Syrian opposition was armed to fight the long-time Soviet Ally, Bashar al-Assad. The bottom line is both are equally complicit in most of the world's serious problems.
The way thing are now in a couple years, the Russians throw weight will have gone up so dramatically, there's no sense in targeting their ICBMs now because even one can inflict catastrophic losses, we might just as well point every thing we have at Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod and Samara.

Comment Re:Who should we blame? (Score 1) 184

Another point is DDOS attacks are conducted by bot nets of zombified computers, most of us /.ers take a considerable amount of pride in having our infernal machines do our bidding and only our bidding. Having one of my machines commandeered for a DDoS attack would be rankling for me and most here; I don't mind you making a statement with your resources, but trying to use mine to make your statement is just going to piss me off.

If this leads to some senile Grandma pissing her panties in the White House deciding the Internet needs her protection from itself, I'm going to be beyond pissed off.

Comment Re:From the article (Score 1) 343

Here's how it work,

  1. the reactor heats pressurized water in the primary loop
  2. the hot pressurized water in the primary loop heats the very pure treated water in the secondary loop and boils it,
  3. the cooler primary loop water returns to the reactor for reheating
  4. the high pressure steam in the secondary loop propels the turbine to make the alternator turn,
  5. the turbine exhaust consisting of steam is piped into the condensers inside the cooling tower,
  6. external water is sprayed on the hot condenser pipe creating steam, which is lighter than air,
  7. the rising steam creates a slight vacuum inside the cooling tower that draws in large amounts of air to further cool the condensers.
  8. the secondary loop water is returned to be reheated

So anything you can see has 3 degrees of separation from the reactor

Comment Re: OMG that's a dodgy check (Score 1) 331

Wow you're right, it was at least a couple months instead of few weeks. The Clinton Foundation (founded in 1997 as the William J. Clinton Foundation), has it's charitynavigator.org listing first crawl on Sept 2nd, 2016! Makes one wonder what happened to the other 18 years. The William J. Clinton Foundation is listed separately, the "Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation" isn't listed separately and the Clinton Global Initiative wasn't listed.

Charity Navigator is a leading and respected organization that evaluates and rates charities so donors can make informed decisions about contributions. It was itself a member of the Clinton Global Initiative between 2012 and 2014. Charity watchdog gives Clinton Foundation the highest possible rating

See that's going to set off the conspiracy theorists and it's a good example of what I'm talking about; there are so many entities ready to spasm-out every time somebody yells squirrel; while all of the whacko's are out there jousting with windmills, it's distracting people from issue with substance. It's getting to the point where every time I see a sensational headline stating "This will bury Hillary", I figure she's the one who put it out there to begin with.

Comment Re: OMG that's a dodgy check (Score 1) 331

The odd thing about the rating from Charity Navigator rating is a few weeks ago I checked the Clinton Foundation there, they were de-rated, not having an understandable business plan, now they're listed with a good rating!
Obviously somebody is trolling somebody, but you can't tell who

Comment Re:Election interference (Score 1) 412

Well maybe Trump hasn't done anything particularly outrageous other than a few sophomoric ramblings from a decade ago and some ill-thought out sentence fragments more recently while trying to pander to a particular group.
Anything Trump does is over-shadowed by the Clinton campaign.
Example Trump is outed by a hot-mic in a sophomoric claim that female groupies let him fondle their genitals and kiss them because he's a star. Just when this is starting to get some traction he apologises.
Then we find out the recording was edited, so we wouldn't hear Billy Bush egging him on.
After that several women come forward with similar claims we then find out the Democratic Super PAC Correct the Record was paying them.

Over and over again, anything that Clinton says about Trump, she has done herself, done worse, done for longer or has enabled someone else to have done worse.

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