Print Story Golden oldies from the archives
Just spent some time browsing the archives.



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Print Story Husi is still dying... (Notes on my new account)
 Ok, I don't know if this is going to work or not.



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Print Story Chomsky - you have to love him...
In a telephone interview with Channel 10, Chomsky said the interrogators had told him he had written things that the Israeli government did not like. "I suggested [the interrogator try to] find any government in the world that likes anything I say," he said. 

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Print Story I am such an unrepentant nerd
Technology
By georgeha (Tue Apr 24, 2007 at 05:12:53 PM EST) slashdot, nerds, geek (all tags)
yes, it's even nerdier than getting a first post in today's Slashdot poll.

Poll: nerdiest achievement?


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Print Story The Internet makes you stupid: How I got to where I am.
Diary
By coryking (Thu Apr 27, 2006 at 12:04:06 PM EST) kuro5hin, Dr. Martino Cortez PhD, adequacy, slashdot, my life (all tags)
There is something innate about the internet that, if not careful, can make you stupid.

I've been doing this internet thing since it was something you'd have to dial into with your 9600 baud modem.  Before the internet, when I was a 14-year-old kid, I would spend hours, if not days sitting around a 16 color monitor with my friend and operate his Renegade BBS.  It didn't help that he had call waiting that his dad would not let him disable.  It also didn't help his modem was a 2400 baud modem in the days of 9600 baud.


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