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Comment Re:Be a Licensed Profession, folks... (Score -1) 332

Let me interject here as a business owner who hires developers to build the services sold to other businesses. So let me get this straight, you are going to prevent me from hiring whoever I want to do development and will further raise my costs? I already outsource 75% of my development work to Ukrainian developers. This will simply further increase this percentage to maybe 95% or what the hell, why not 100%?

Comment In other news (Score -1) 239

In other news the American recovery is strong, inflation is low and unemployment is down, report various government and 'independent' sources. Vote Hillary, she is like Obama (if Obama wore a skirt... Sorry, pant suit..) These 20000 will only reduce the net unemployment numbers once they are no longer with Cisco but instead are working 2-3 service sector jobs, serving coffee in the morning, greeting at your local Walmart .... Or maybe digging and filling up government ditches, since even coffee shops and Walmart jobs are getting cut. Why don't we all just continue voting collectivist, be it fascist or socialist, it worked so great up until now?

Or maybe people should try something novelle this time, like a little freedom from government "helping everybody".

Comment nuclear (Score -1) 990

none of this is relevant until we get away from batteries and instead come up with a tiny nuclear power plant that fits under the hood of a car and provides enough juice to drive it for a decade or more.

We need tiny nuclear / thermonuclear reactors. Government needs to be restrained and individuals must be freed so that we can invent in peace.

Comment Multi purpose database table fields. (Score -1) 671

Multi purpose table columns. Data base tables with columns that are used as references to fields in multiple tables depending on the context of the record (maybe on the record type).

It's ugly and in some cases it makes sense to reduce number of possible references that would have been created otherwise. I do not recommend it but it can be effective.

Comment ...Slashdot reader mdsolar quotes their article... (Score -1, Insightful) 254

Except that mdsolar is not a /. reader, he is a /. propagandist for a specific industry.

I want my nuclear powered car, a nuclear powered house and a nuclear powered business. I want nuclear and/or thermonuclear. I want a tiny nuclear reactor that I can buy and use gormy own purposes regardless of any government or any lobby group and of any popular sentiment and perception.

Comment protecting remnants of a failed economy (Score 0) 73

FBI and American court system is trying hard to protect the last remnants of a failed economy that USA is running. Left without production, manufacturing sectors, latest economic numbers showing that even the service sector jobs are disappearing the American court system and various agencies are trying their best to protect whatever is left to protect out of the old glory days of American productivity. When nothing is left, the only thing that matters is protecting the remaining crust of the former pie with all the weaponry available, that's what you are observing here.

Comment Re:There is no such thing as a "civil forfeiture l (Score -1) 166

You are technically cotrect, but you are not politically correct and the only thing that counts anymore is being politically correct.

If being technically correct counted then at least in the USA there wouldn't be any of the things that governments (federal, state, municipal) have been doing for over a hundred years.

Sherman act is also theft and also unconstitutional technically. Politically it became very much tenable though.

IRS seizing individual property, Federal reserve bank buying up any bad debt and manipulating the money supply and interest rates, States using paper and not gold as money, gold confiscation in the thirties, government 'jobs' programs, payroll and income taxes, inheritance and gift taxes, welfare used to buy the support of the voting majority by stealing from a voting minority by setting up a graduated tax system, government mandated products and services (insurances of all kinds), IFDS pretending to provide a 'guarantee' to clients of banks with the backing of the printing presses and taxes, going to wars without declaring then in Congress first, preventing certain people from employment by requiring minimum level of ability (minimum wage), all business laws that require licensing of any kind, stealing property under so called 'eminent domain', forcing government education system via taxes and mandates, etc. etc. etc.

None of those things are technically correct, the only thing that matters is political correctness.

Comment Re:Very Basic Income (Score -1) 618

Sure, all good, as long as you are the one paying for it. Count me out. Government collects taxes illegally and the taxes it collects are illegal. There shouldn't be any income and wealth related taxes.

The only legal taxes are direct apportioned and excise taxes, all other forms of taxes collected by Federal government is usurpation of power, oppression of the individual, destruction of individual freedom and of-course violation of property rights.

Comment Re:Number of whatnows? (Score -1) 162

I don't even understand what they are talking about, 12000 movies. What kind of movies that is? I have some movies that fit in around 600-700MB. Say a GB to make it round enough.

60TB is 60000GB, so that would be over 60,000 movies, not 12,000.

As to photos, a high quality picture is 5MB or so (unless it's some professional level stuff, then it could be many times that). 200 of 5MB fit into a GB, we are talking 60000GB * 200, that's 12,000,000 pictures, not 400,000,000

None of this makes any sense regardless of what site it is reported on.

Comment Re:Yay for regressive taxes! (Score -1) 271

All income and wealth related taxes are disproportionately impacting freedom, that's what they are impacting.

There shouldn't be such a thing as an income tax, wealth tax, however excise taxes, tariffs, capitation taxes can be used to fund whatever government activity, and if the taxes collected cannot be used to fund all government activities, then it is the government activity that needs to stop. Government should live within the means of excise, tariff and capitation taxes proportionately collected from States.

Comment Re:Good to see they've learned their lesson (Score -1, Troll) 104

Tobias was charged with violating the Statistics Act, but eventually acquitted.

- so that's the actual problem, that there is such a thing as a 'Statistics Act'. Government has usurped the power over the people and is punishing them for not complying with the demand to be counted for whatever purposes are listed there.

AFAIC Canadian people are not Free People and the Canadian government is an oppressive regime.

As to this new idea of demanding that the federal data is kept within national borders, that's just another way to usurp power by the government and to create more controls and to steal more money from the private sector.

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