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Comment Re:Goody! (Score 1) 115

They have some of the days of the Iran-Contra hearings. I don't know if it was all of them, but some was up there. I don't know what particular day the OP was referencing, I was trying to find what he's talking about.

Comment Re:Printed, bound, (Score 1) 390

I especially like them because then it means I don't have to dog ear the page to mark my place. If there's something I want to remember, I can then dog ear the page, and still use the ribbon to keep track. Yeah, I could use a pen or a bookmark or whatever else to mark it, but I only had to bring along the book, nothing else.

Comment Printed, bound, (Score 2, Informative) 390

and of course, in hard back.

I discovered the Everyman's Library series a while back and have come to love them, and have started a collection of them. The ribbon bookmark, nice binding, good "extra information", as well as the award winning Pevear/Volokhonsky translations for their Russian books.
Not shilling, just pleased, and want to share with the Slash-hordes

Comment Re:Suicide? (Score 1) 1343

1. ALWAYS keep the gun pointed in a safe direction.

-- NRA Gun Safety Rules

By your rule, a gun is never in control if you're firing it, or if it's even loaded. If I load my shotgun, then yell "pull", my firearm's not under control, even if I'm aimed at the flying clay pigeon. Good to know that you've never safely operated a firearm.

Comment Re:"You thought we would mess it up?" (Score 4, Informative) 160

It's kinda clear, actually. Article I, Section 8, Clause 8. "To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries".
If Congress wants to regulate patents in a way that helps big business, then they can.

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