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Comment Re:Race implications (Score 1) 399

I'm dumping my moderation to reply to this stupidity.

Unless your proposing some sort of Genocide or preemptive "cleansing" it won't be "target practice" Nobody is holding still and waiting to be shot. They're shooting back, their hiding; your basically accepting a guerrilla movement by the poor and disenfranchised. Even if you, assuming you are one of the economically gifted, survive and put down the poor; society will be forever changed. It won't change for the better either, and you will certainly lose people you care about.

Comment Re:Fake GPS location spoofer (Score 1) 395

It's an issue now... err.. known issue... It's probably been an issue all along.

I have a toggle on my main screen, it's very simple. I also disallow the google location services, which make very good "guesses" about your location based on cell towers and nearby wifi. I'm not sure how this helps me in any way, I know how it helps Google. If I wan the phone to know where I am, I toggle on GPS, if I don't, I leave it off. Most apps that want to know have an option for zip code, which is what they get.

Comment Re:Shouldn't customers get 40% of their money back (Score 2) 120

yes, you'll get your money back. I traded my wife's note7 for an s7 edge and it just changed the payment. I also got a $150 card at the store I bought it, which I got to keep, and a 256 GB SD card from Samsung, which I also kept. The s7 edge, also had a $150 gift card promotion, I got that as well.
So, this has worked out ok for me, but the note 7 was much better then the s7 edge, so that is a bit of a disappointment.
It also took about 3 hours to do the exchange, which is horrendous.

Comment Re:Morality vs Entitlement (Score 1) 579

My point is that Money is a state concept, it doesn't exist without a government, we aren't all just going to start using Nuka-Cola caps if the government ceases to exist.
Every bit of cash in my pocket says "The United States of America" on it. I use it, I benefit from it's existence, I feel obligated to maintain the system that gives it value and pay my fair share.

Comment Re:Morality vs Entitlement (Score 1) 579

You almost act like my money is property of the state to begin with...it is not. I earned it, it is mine...and I am expected to follow the tax code to pay what I owe. No more, no less.

Where does the money come from if not the State? Even Jesus said, "give unto Caesar what is Caesar's"; he didn't say, "whoa, that's your money, not Caesar's".

Comment Re: Old school reflective lcd (Score 2) 294

Yeah, calling your wife a liar doesn't work out well. My Mom used to complain that she didn't like the off brand cheerios, so my Dad put off brand cheerios in a regular Cheerios box because he didn't believe she could taste the difference, she could...
This cautionary tale has been passed down to me and I now share it with you.

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