Apple, Google and Microsoft say they have fixed many of the vulnerabilities alluded to in the CIA documents,
Of course they would say that, because it's in their interest to claim that they defend their customers' privacy. That's what the whole San Bernardino iPhone debacle was about: Apple wants to keep being perceived as the Mercedes of computers.
and died at 22-25.
This is a known myth, listed on the Wikipedia page for common misconceptions. It's based on the mean lifespan of humans, which for most of human history is heavily skewed by infant mortality. Humans who survived infancy have always routinely survived into their 60s.
An organ is not an appendage, and appendages are not vital.
There isn't "free speech legislation", there's the First Amendment
I'm being super-pedantic, plus I agree with you, but I have to say that the First Amendment is technically in our current free speech legislation.
Magnets don't make rays, magnetic fields have divergence of 0
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