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by jgarry
Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: It Needed Five Years Of Construction And A Year Of Testing
Replies: 18
Views: 1779

Re: It Needed Five Years Of Construction And A Year Of Testi

IT projects with problems? Unheard of.
by jgarry
Tue Oct 22, 2013 11:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Fox News Caught Sockpuppeting Many a Geek Chorus
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Re: Fox News Caught Sockpuppeting Many a Geek Chorus

This is only the tip of the iceberg.
by jgarry
Tue Dec 27, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please defeat SOPA
Replies: 270
Views: 33909

thieves, of course
by jgarry
Tue Dec 27, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please defeat SOPA
Replies: 270
Views: 33909

Oh dear, thiefs. Such a lot of overwrought rhetoric. I suggest you go take a nap.
by jgarry
Tue Dec 27, 2011 2:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please defeat SOPA
Replies: 270
Views: 33909

So? Yes they got boycotted for doing something really stupid just like Netflix. Some brain-dead entitled CEO forgot that customers are the most important thing. Poor little rich people.
by jgarry
Tue Dec 27, 2011 1:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please defeat SOPA
Replies: 270
Views: 33909

GoDaddy, in an effort to out-dumb Netflix, backed SOPA and lost about 20k domains.
http://tech.pnosker.com/2011/12/26/sopa ... ting-sopa/
by jgarry
Fri Nov 18, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: News
Topic: real eestor
Replies: 2
Views: 2172

I thought northwestern had some credibility. But then again it's not really an engineering powerhouse.
by jgarry
Thu Nov 17, 2011 2:13 pm
Forum: News
Topic: real eestor
Replies: 2
Views: 2172

real eestor

by jgarry
Fri Sep 23, 2011 12:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: CERN caught speeding
Replies: 40
Views: 12175

I'm always surprised when I hear intelligent people say something like the standard theory is now wrong. It isn't wrong it's simply being improved.
by jgarry
Mon Jul 11, 2011 2:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: MBA's are bad for business
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

The problem to me is a slavish devotion to the bottom line, a continuous drive to maxout this quarters numbers and no long term vision.
by jgarry
Sun Jul 10, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MBA's are bad for business
Replies: 5
Views: 1537

MBA's are bad for business

I have heard countless stories of MBA's running businesses and careers into the ground on their way up the ladder. And usually the ladder doesn't go that high for them anyway.

http://news.slashdot.org/story/11/07/10 ... y-the-MBAs
by jgarry
Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Axing the James Webb Space Telescope....
Replies: 18
Views: 3333

Since taxes are bad, as is any government spending, something like NASA will cease to exist.
by jgarry
Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: old news
Replies: 4
Views: 1207

old news

by jgarry
Fri Jan 07, 2011 3:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Life Expectancy in the U.S. Drops
Replies: 13
Views: 2434

Life expectancy never really changed. Infant mortality declined.