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Comment Re:*First post.. (Score 3, Interesting) 590

Way to troll, I had several PHDs teaching me through my education. Three in High School and one in middle school. At no point did creationism ever come up, evolution was taught by the biology teacher, and the heath class passed out condoms. Your opinion of our education system is vastly skewed by the media who over reacts (maybe rightly) to each incident.

Comment Re:And who ... (Score 2, Interesting) 297

Based on the summary, it's a completely wrong headed approach that leads to endlessly redefining terms. When this debate first started I thought it was a lot more clear: it's okay to prioritize based on protocols but it's not okay to prioritize based on source/destination.

Not sure why they're making it so complex now.

Comment Re:Taxes (Score 1) 462

Troll, that's a loan. Loans typically have to get paid back with interest.
Also, according to wolfram alpha, there are approximately 115.2M people employed in the United States. The loan was for $465M. This averages out to $4.04 per taxpayer. Not a whole lot to take off now is it?

Comment Re:Well . . . (Score 1) 793

He is able to do that because he has an objective stance. He not invested in either side. As far as i can tell, he does not like the outcomes, but he tries to maintain objectivity. I Think if he was emotionally invested, and put on the spot like that there would be plenty of times for him to say, "Damn, I should have done X but I did Y"

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