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Hardest part of smart quotes  *Friday December 30, 2016 @01:10PM 1 3
   attached to Has the Internet Killed Curly Quotes?
Re:nope.  *Sunday November 20, 2016 @12:27PM 2 4, Insightful
   attached to Flying Robot Ambulance Finally Takes Its First Flight
Re:one liner  *Saturday November 12, 2016 @08:28PM  2
   attached to 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Re:Why only east of the Mississippi?  *Friday June 03, 2016 @09:14AM  4, Informative
   attached to At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Re:Missing the logistics  *Sunday May 29, 2016 @02:37PM  3
Re:I would expect that to be somewhere in China.  *Sunday May 29, 2016 @02:29PM  5, Informative
Behind the times  *Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM  4, Informative
Re: Short Answer  *Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:08PM  2
   attached to Is Denver The Next High-Tech Center?
Blaming the wrong organization  *Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:10AM  2
   attached to Department of Homeland Security Still Uses COBOL
Re:They tried it before with Cablecards  *Friday January 29, 2016 @07:39PM 1 3
   attached to Cable Lobby Steams Up Over FCC Set-Top Box Competition Plan
APL...  *Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:33PM  3
   attached to Favorite "toy" language?
Writers v. aggregators  *Friday January 15, 2016 @12:44PM  2
   attached to Explaining the Lack of Quality Journalism In the Internet Age
Re:Dynamic range compression  *Monday January 11, 2016 @12:44PM 1 2
Dynamic range compression  *Sunday January 10, 2016 @06:14PM 1 3
   attached to Ask Slashdot: Cheap and Fun Audio Hacks?
Re:Forbes blocks browsers... and... this is absurd  *Saturday January 02, 2016 @06:46PM  2
   attached to The Three Possible Classes of Interstellar Travel
Western US anti-nuclear feelings  *Saturday November 28, 2015 @12:17PM 1 2
Re:Idiot  *Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:59AM 1 3
   attached to Peter Thiel: We Need a New Atomic Age
Re:Usenet  *Friday November 27, 2015 @04:08PM 1 2
   attached to The First Online Purchase Was a Sting CD (Or Possibly Weed)
Re:I wrote one   *Monday October 26, 2015 @04:32PM  2
   attached to Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Re:Not just MS Office  *Friday October 02, 2015 @07:29PM  2
   attached to Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Vote by Mail  *Tuesday September 15, 2015 @10:42AM 1 5, Interesting
   attached to NYU Study: America's Voting Machines Are Rapidly Aging Out
Re:A step forward, but...  *Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:47AM  3
   attached to How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Fried an early...  *Saturday July 04, 2015 @12:37PM  3
   attached to Ask Slashdot: How Much Did Your Biggest Tech Mistake Cost?
Re:That must be a joke.  *Thursday June 18, 2015 @06:01PM  2
   attached to Ask Slashdot: What's the Harm In a Default Setting For Div By Zero?

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