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Comment Re:this is really getting tiring (Score 1) 205

How about managements spawn. That will get you more places than anything else will. Hell, they will hire two at a time to fill those jobs, one the spawn gets paid to do nothing much what so ever and their 'assistant' that does the actual job and gets paid bugger all, only to be fired when they are blamed for the spawns fuck up.

Petitions are as stupid as fuck, seriously, sign those and you screw over your career. To do that stuff you absolutely require the protection of Unions. Unhappy with company policies, secretly get it in writing, forward it to and work on finding employment else where. Don't like bad management, catch them breaking the law and report them via (whistle blowers are persona non grata in most corrupt democracies, especially the US, thanks, Uncle Tom Obama).

Actually catching and implicating management in prosecutable crimes is a smart career move, if you don't get caught. It creates many vacancies at the top, corrupt management types will drag down those corrupt employees who assisted them ie Wells Fargo, lots of job opportunities created there ;). You could even just send the information anonymously to the applicable three letter agency, so not just FBI but also SEC and even the NSA (get a bunch fired for espionage or treason, alls fair in corrupt corporate politics). Working you way up the corporate ladder is a lot easier if you can knock a few off that ladder on the rungs above you, just make sure they don't drop in your on the way down ;D.

Comment Re:They are not government employees (Score 1) 310

The real mess and legal problems comes from conspiring from the get go, to secretly record and then edit the content as per the instructions of whom ever paid them to do so. So ramp up the charges with extended custodial terms in order to force naming names. Fifteen years is pretty much guaranteed to expose the paymaster, unless they can wangle a pardon from Trump to protect Republicans.

Planned parenthood, seriously why the fuck would any one be stupid enough not to fund that. What, idiots in America lack sufficient useless spawn, from intoxicated idiots to lazy to reach for birth control, right wing dumb fuckers need millions more of them, why, just why. PLANNED parenthood what the fuck could possibly make more sense. Why do you want children to have children, why should anyone be forced to grow a rapists child (genes are real and they have an impact), why should people incapable of looking after children have children (what the rich and greedy need more orphans to be their victims), Americans are sick (damn idiots and lead water pipes, lead in fuels and firing lead bullets like no tomorrow, stupid is as smart consumed lead and became stupid).

Comment Re:"Green" technologies aren't sufficient. (Score 2) 165

The big problem is nuclear energy got critically over engineered by engineering geeks. They completely fucked up the design of nuclear reactors trying to extract as much energy as possible as fast as possible, as a result designing in high risk, lack of durability and high maintenance cost. Proper nuclear energy design, should be all about trickling out energy over an extended periods of time, so smaller low energy reactors generating low levels of power (relatively speaking) over a hugely extended periods of time (fuel lasting decades even centuries rather than years, less disposal hassles to boot). For the car analogy, they got a massive hard on for super high performance at the edge of the envelope racing cars, when they should have been designing a slow long life farm tractor. A complete fuck up from the get go. You can even tweak solar panel design to be compatible with high radiation levels from nuclear sources, the problem being break down of the panel, at the moment (nuclear power stations should have been designed around hundreds of low energy output reactors, rather that a few running on the edge of collapse, waiting to melt down). Engineers can be real ass clown geeks if you let them get out of control and they did.

Comment Re:I hope this trend continues. (Score 0) 231

To go up some one else must go down, competitive capitalism requires losers in mass numbers. The rich create the poor, for the rich to have more, someone else must have less. The more the minority have, by design and through corruption of the democratic process and by the very nature of capitalism, the less the poor must have. This has reached a point of insanity, where the rich own nearly everything and the poor majority actually own less than nothing (factually in debt, so they own less than nothing). This corrupt system has been created on purpose by sick fucked up psychopaths because they are abusive by nature and want to abuse the entire population, men or women, young or old, not limits on the depravity of the rich.

Capitalism is a competition driven creating losers, by winner take all insanity, by psychopathy, people who should not be celebrated but treated in custodial psychiatric institutions (a genetic anti-social condition which should factually be eliminated in order to preserve the future of humanity, lack of autonomic empathic response, a learning disability and a genetically shallow emotional base, they feel fewer emotions than normal people).

Comment Re:Blank check? (Score 1) 515

Apparently you can create imaginary words. They were not idiots, if they wanted to limit citizens rights to government actions only, they would have written it in ie citizens rights are limited to actions by government only, rich citizens are fully entitled to fuck over poor citizens in any way imaginable. Now if it ain't in there, then you can't just fucking make it up. No restriction on the application of the bill of rights what so fucking ever. They can not right laws that allow rich citizens to fuck over poor citizens where protection for all citizens has been clearly and categorically stated. Claiming to be fucking psychic and reading the minds of the deceased it utter fucking bullshit, when it is in writing, it is in writing and no fanciful made up dictionaries either. Right there in fucking writing, a person letters (communications) are to be secure from every fucking one, without a proper search warrant. So they just wrote an illegal law and corporations infringing those rights are committing constitutional crimes.

Comment Re:Now it's like telco selling me to advertisers (Score 1) 106

Have you been Enroned lately, well, apparently not. How about the bank bail out. How about the credit union crush. How about the dot bomb. Oh look, Wells Fargo. That not enough for you how about

Typical business plan. Good company, buy it out for more than it is worth, reduce expenditures no matter how destructive that reduction, cheat customers upon a mass scale, repackage with the aid of a corrupt financial institution, who sells it prior to the collapse, run off with profits in offshore tax haven, that financial institution now bets the company will collapse, company collapse, workers and customers screwed as well as the musical chair investors, those idiots who never get a seat at the profit party. Vulture capitalism at it's most typical.

Comment Re:Rear-view mirror. (Score 1) 227

Eliminating the need for an engine or to control it are the benefit and of course you are sharing tracks, so more individual drivers becomes extremely dangerous. Keep in mind you would most likely get at least a daily schedule and the relocation is not that frequent, just really easy. You don't even have to leave you home. Towing stresses is not that bad, keeping in mind the weight will be considerably lower and number of carriages will never really be that high. The whole idea to make much better economic use of the tracks, substantially less idle times.

The work commute would be obvious, with you home in a tracked camper yard adjacent to a station, catching the train into work is a no brainer. Would also be an interesting retirement option, no driving stress, no loading hassles, no leaving your home. Just book, shunt and away you go, to be dropped off at destination and shunted to your site, one hook up and done. Always keep in simple, the KISS principle.

Big investment in the camper train wagon parks, the development would be owned by railroad company but they could sell camper sites, rather than just rent, to gain higher earlier returns and owner occupiers are on average far more stable. They are in a position to create new tourist destinations, where train track abuts quality leisure locations. Across the board development, working life, tourism and retirement.

Comment Re:Thanks, I'll pass on all of them (Score 1) 253

What people are willing to put up with, makes no sense. Forget those silly measures. I want to be able to buy a home (salary sufficient to make comfortable payments), in close proximity to the place of employment, with some surety of long term employment and a carpark provide, with charge point. I want good grocery shopping within walking distance of the home and entertainment a short drive, again with parking. Infrastructure must be top notch, in good repair and of high quality. The police must be professional, not trigger happy freaks or corrupt as fuck. A clear safe environment, low in pollutants. Proper storm water and sewer services, with reliable energy supply and a fibre optic connection (now also a new requirement, a connection that guarantees privacy)

Fail in any of those and quite simply, fuck off, no job is worth it. Fine when you a really young and don't really know what is going one but once you mature (and not driven by nothing but greed and lust), you want overall quality of life, a proper balance, between work, live and play. Some more personal things, a nice clean public beach close by, parks and gardens for strolls at work and at home. The only give away, a lower salary is fine but it still must be able to make house payments.

Comment Re:Head count! (Score 1) 90

What the fuck is the article even about. M$ is inside every single mug punter, nothing voluntary about it what so ever Yep, uh huh, people volunteer for the M$ probe, stick it in deeper, oh yeah, twist it about, on yeah, pump it harder. Volunteer to stick windows 10 on a box and M$ gives you no choice, routinely fucking over the semi, somewhat, sometimes pretend privacy settings.

Those insiders and inside nothing, M$ is inside them, schmucks. Insider, so what special inside information do they get, none what so ever, so M$ double speak, when they say you are an insider, they actually mean they are the insider "a person belonging to a limited circle of persons who understand the actual facts in a situation or share private knowledge", that's you private knowledge they are digging into.

Comment Re:Blank check? (Score 5, Interesting) 515

Face it the entire US election system was pretty fucked up. In action, you could not tell the difference between Republicans and Democrats, sure they made different noises and ran different PR campaigns to scam the electors but there was no real difference in their profession, as corporate whores and every is for sale.

This of course can be challenged in the court, as it breaks the constitution, "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.", just to be clear for idiots, no where in that paragraph is that regulatory constraint limited to action by government. No fucking line in there about by the government, it is across the board. So the law infringes as passed by government as it denies the right of a person to be secure in the papers, papers being communications, that is the law and it is not limited to government ie government can not pass that law to allow some individuals to attack the security of other citizens and their communications.

Comment Re:Nervous testing department (Score 1, Insightful) 90

Tester: Phone doesn't work
Boss:Take out the battery and put it back in.
Tester:Can't do that

My favourite way of silencing a noisy phone, rip of the back and flick out the battery, it is faster than holding the stupid switch which refuses to function when the phone is ringing. Can be a few days before the battery goes in, meh, that's what messaging banks are for (if I need to use it, well, the battery goes back it).

Comment Re:If you want a one-line reply... (Score -1, Troll) 499

The best way for a Linux newbie to get started, does not point to any distribution what so ever. The best way for a newbie to start is desire. As a power user, either you want to start or let's be blunt, fuck off and don't waste people's time.

For a typical user, who just wants to consume content, communicate with people via various applications and use the internet, take you pick of distributions here is a list

For power users, don't be a dick, look it up you fucking self and you know what, plenty of people will help you, have fun. Here is a great image take your pick of Distributions who coloured line reaches 2016 bar. Also if you are already using Android, well guess what, you are already using an Android distribution.

What to play games, well, there is always SteamOS, rather than asking silly questions.

Comment Re: Nope (Score 1) 149

A wing glider will get you in the air cheaper than car. In the air is not the problem, supersonic speeds are the problem, read and be entertained by the problems that have not gone away, just because people already know about them. Just a reminder when supersonic jets fail they do so rather spectacularly.

Want to travel to London for a meeting, do it faster do it at the speed of light and don't forget to encrypt your transmissions.

Comment Re:Lock her up already (Score 2) 86

Bleed the investors, you have to be joking. Those investors were scum insiders who were expecting to cash in on the IPO. They knew full well the whole thing was one giant fucking scam and were in on it from the beginning, it just all blew up before they could cash in on the multibillion dollar IPO. Now like rats abandoning a sinking ship, they want to take as much as they can and fuck the other investors. A scam from the get go planned and plotted by a psychopath and a bunch of other insider psychopaths joined in and funded the scam. Who created that fake multibillion dollar value, the banksters, doing exactly what they always do and the second they sold their shares in the IPO, you know, you fucking know, they would have bet the company was going down big and made even more money on that.

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