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re: White House announces it is in favor of FCC's announced Net Neutrality rules - bmy
[quote] You just named a rare case of a city setting up its own network. Fact is the major ISPs keep others out. Also did you know lots of these small ISPs use infrastructure that isn't even theirs bc the big boys don't let them dig there own. shite even a big company like Verizon had to fight for y...
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re: White House announces it is in favor of FCC's announced Net Neutrality rules - bmy
[quote] NN kills infrastructure investment. You don't know what you're talking about here. [/quote] It does? How did our infrastructure get to 3rd world status despite NN only having existed for 2 years?...
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re: True or false: it's harder to get a job that covers basic living now - bmy
[quote] Obviously not, if home prices and rents keep going up. Remember, home prices and rents are a function of supply and demand. If they keep going up, it's because there's enough people making enough money there to sustain it, or prices would fall. Maybe your salary is stagnant, but the...
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re: True or false: it's harder to get a job that covers basic living now - bmy
[quote] Not Engineering or any STEM related field. [/quote] Even in STEM. Engineers in training start a little higher in the low 40s. To be fair I'm mostly around civil engineers. We could post an entry level position and easily get 100+ qualified candidates battling it out for a 34k/year po...
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re: True or false: it's harder to get a job that covers basic living now - bmy
Entry level positions with a college degree pay about 34k a year in Nashville. Average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is about $1200. ...
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re: White House announces it is in favor of FCC's announced Net Neutrality rules - bmy
[quote] Because in America, we tend to not support nationalization and gov't ownership of industry, and that is what NN is. It is government ownership of the internr. [/quote] Wrong. ...
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re: White House announces it is in favor of FCC's announced Net Neutrality rules - bmy
[quote] In a decade when nothing is different, a lot of you idiots are going to look like morons.[/quote] If nothing would be different then why waste taxpayer money to reverse it? ...
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re: White House announces it is in favor of FCC's announced Net Neutrality rules - bmy
Corporate cronyism continues. I've yet to meet a single intelligent person who supports this ...
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re: NSIAP: Report to congress: IPCC & alarmist forecasts violate forecasting principles - bmy
[quote] When you can't find issues with the data, attack the source[/quote] Sounds about right. See most threads about climate change where the GOPers condemn climate scientists because they are climate scientists. There's been a recent string of PhDs in unrelated fields writing papers about ...
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re: Breaking: Officer Roy Oliver was just charged with the murder of Jordan Edwards (Dallas) - bmy
[quote] Uh huh.[/quote] He was a big arse black dude. Cop looked like Sgt. Doakes from Dexter. I turned my phone on, set it to record, followed instructions, and went on with my life. He's just a douche with a steroid problem, badge, and a gun that he likes to pull out and point at people. ...
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re: Renewable energy becoming so cheap US will meet Paris commitments even if Trump withdraws - bmy
[quote] You're confused[/quote] Tax expenditures are subsidies. Although I guess if you guys are right this means that you can support the government giving tax breaks and credits for electric vehicles :nana:...
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re: Breaking: Officer Roy Oliver was just charged with the murder of Jordan Edwards (Dallas) - bmy
[quote] Also retarded. So remember next time you get pulled over, don't startle the retarded cops[/quote] I've had a gun stuck in my face for expired tags :lol: ...
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re: Breaking: Officer Roy Oliver was just charged with the murder of Jordan Edwards (Dallas) - bmy
[quote] A good Texas lawyer will be able to get the case dropped down to either manslaughter or criminally negligent homicide[/quote]. This is sad ...
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re: Breaking: Officer Roy Oliver was just charged with the murder of Jordan Edwards (Dallas) - bmy
[quote]Any LEO that shoots into a car driving away from them with a high powered rifle (AR-15) [/quote] [quote]I don't know if it rises to the level of 1st degree murder but it was certainly criminally negligent. [/quote] Did anybody else laugh at this? :Lol: ...
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re: Renewable energy becoming so cheap US will meet Paris commitments even if Trump withdraws - bmy
[quote] No I didn't! Do you think a tax break and a subsidy are the same thing? Did you notice that the natural gas industry started about 100 years before your "like 1915" erroneous date? [/quote] 1915 was for oil subsidies in the U.S. Also, tax breaks are subsidies.. at the least they ...
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re: MIT Researchers new report: Global Warming Data Not A “Valid Representation of Reality" - bmy
[quote] Have you googled the names that supposedly peer reviewed that paper? Its a who who of denialist[/quote] A few of them aren't even scientists. Isn't one an accountant for Exxon?...
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re: Renewable energy becoming so cheap US will meet Paris commitments even if Trump withdraws - bmy
[quote]Oil was not government subsidized in anyway. Capitalism and private enterprise built it. Smart people saw opportunity in the free market. They raised capital, took risks, and worked there arses off! Some made millions, and some died penniless. But none took a government hand out. [/quote] ...
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re: Renewable energy becoming so cheap US will meet Paris commitments even if Trump withdraws - bmy
[quote] even further proof that the melt was literally insanity[/quote] Isn't it further proof that withdrawing from the agreement was asinine and nothing more than a political game to appease rednecks?...
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re: Edwards meets with Tesla - bmy
[quote] Lol. Tesla couldn't even supply a half-arsed network of dealerships in the US, they're only feasible option is direct sales. [/quote] A network propped up by corruption....
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re: Al Gore out promoting his new sequel, makes bold claims - bmy
[quote] Somebody needs to tell that dope the difference between climate and weather[/quote] Climate is just weather over time. ...
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