Also, any hope of finding traces of life on Mars might be shot if we ship life there.
This is a plan that needs to be shot down. With Reagan's ray guns if needed.
How can you be opposed to the mission if you want to know if there is life on Mars? If we send people there we will know for sure that there is!
The rest of us had this capability years ago.
No, this is a permanent version of what already existed. Of course you can paste a long string of blocked sites to the end of every search you make, but don't fool yourself into thinking it's as easy as blocking a site with a click and having Google remember it for you.
Experts Exchange is the Charlie Sheen of IT Knowledge websites.
You can't process it with a normal brain?
Come to work knowing what you are doing. This may mean cramming in your off hours. Don't say that you don't know how to do something. Say that you do and then learn it!
Please ignore that. Honesty is always better - and if your team doesn't welcome honesty, try to change the team's attitude. If you trust each other your results will be better. If you don't know how to do something, say you don't and THEN learn it.
"'Tis true, 'tis pity, and pity 'tis 'tis true." -- Poloniouius, in Willie the Shake's _Hamlet, Prince of Darkness_