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Bishopdante's Blog – April 2011 Archive (6)

Governments taxing large corporations? The large corporations *are* the government.

Come on politicians and tax collectors, admit it, you're just a small business. Cough up your dues to the elected governors of industry and politic. Every time you buy a product, you're voting with those little slips.

 

Money is a ballot paper which empowers the captains of industry.

 

 

Exxon Mobil made $19 billion in profits in 2009.  Exxon not only paid no federal income taxes, it actually received a $156 million rebate from the IRS, according to its…
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Added by bishopdante on April 16, 2011 at 17:00 — No Comments

People suffer in minorities? Nope.

A 2008 study showed that 68% of UK workers suffered from some sort of RSI, with the most common problem areas being the back, shoulders, wrists, and hands.

Added by bishopdante on April 12, 2011 at 5:21 — No Comments

classic forum line

that damned fly wrote

"i guess it's time to move 1984 over into nonfiction."

Added by bishopdante on April 5, 2011 at 18:29 — No Comments

the corporation

Added by bishopdante on April 3, 2011 at 3:30 — No Comments

Creepy Application

http://www.newlaunches.com/archives/stalkerfriendly_creepy_application_can_track_you_down_through_social_networking.php

 

 

As the name suggests, this one is sure to creep you out. Creepy is a software package designed for Linux or Windows which gathers public information on a targeted individual using social networking services to be able…

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Added by bishopdante on April 2, 2011 at 3:59 — No Comments

remember the buzz about the information superhighway?

Very early 90s, same time as the buzz about stereo headsets and Virtual Reality.

 

But it turns out, the term predates even the US military's earliest networks. It was coined by the Rockefeller Foundation.

 

In 1974, Nam June Paik used the term "super highway" in application to telecommunications, which gave rise to the opinion that he may have been the author of the term "information superhighway".…

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Added by bishopdante on April 2, 2011 at 3:30 — No Comments

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