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qu1j0t3 07 01:08
TechrightsSocial@creepcops: Kuwait Twitter 'insult' brings 2-year prison sentence as Gulf Arab states increase crackdowns on perceived dissent. 07 01:08
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Kuwait Twitter 'insult' brings 2-year prison sentence - San Jose Mercury News .::. Size~: 84.77 KBJan 07 01:08
qu1j0t3 07 02:19
TechrightsSocial@whenpigsflyyy: RT @Thomas_Drake1 MUST READ Conduct torture as state policy & get a pass. Disclose torture&torturers & go 2 prison 07 02:19
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Daily Kos: NYT Front-Pager on CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou: What's Left Out .::. Size~: 67.26 KBJan 07 02:19
schestowitz 07 08:25 Jan 07 08:25
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schestowitz 07 08:41 ![papa]( #religionJan 07 08:41
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schestowitz 07 08:54 "IF YOU’VE GOT NOTHING TO HIDE, YOU’VE GOT NOTHING TO FEAR" is #nonsense #privacyJan 07 08:54
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schestowitz"Yes, German Jews obviously had nothing to hide when the Nazi's were in power.... obviously."Jan 07 08:54
schestowitz 07 08:55 reshared: ![religion-like-ie]( #funny #religion #ie #internetexplorer *disclaimer: I have no intention to malign anyone's religious beliefs, I just find this picture I found on the internet funny and I wanted to share it*Jan 07 08:55
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schestowitz"So.... calling people stupid, afraid sheep isn't intended to malign?... Riiiiiight. I'm not trying to point out hypocrisy or anything. I just thought it was funny."Jan 07 08:55
schestowitzyes, the fear of criticising some things...Jan 07 08:56
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schestowitz 07 11:12
TechrightsSocial@Adriano Laranjeira (arglbr)'s status on Saturday, 05-Jan-13 21:47:22 UTC - Now in order to be cohesive with the "Targeted General Availability Date" of the project, should be near May/31 :-PJan 07 11:12
schestowitz 07 11:13
TechrightsSocial@Alexandre Oliva (lxoliva)'s status on Saturday, 05-Jan-13 18:39:10 UTC - phew! ♻ @schestowitz: #Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested story a #Hoax 07 11:13
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested story a Hoax | Cyberwarzone .::. Size~: 77.46 KBJan 07 11:13
schestowitz 07 11:13
TechrightsSocial@Jose R Rodriguez (metztli)'s status on Saturday, 05-Jan-13 16:28:58 UTC - ♺ @schestowitz "After Y Gen comes… #Facebook…peer surveillance since birth…Turning babies to products"☚Catholic church's greatest competitorJan 07 11:13
schestowitz 07 11:14
TechrightsSocial@YrVoiceMedia: @schestowitz Hate when #Facebook uses private pics for marketing? #privacy #fail #randizuckerbergJan 07 11:14
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Greetings « Your Voice Media .::. Size~: 27.43 KBJan 07 11:14
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schestowitzqu1j0t3: 07 11:42
TechrightsSocial@exiledsurfer: My latest convo with @6 Adrian Lamo on how he circumscribed #manning's rights & moral choice, in favor of his own: 07 11:42
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schestowitz 07 11:53
TechrightsSocial@Sulliview: .@ColMorrisDavis Is there any realistic chance of that? Isn't this very much an emblem of Obama approach to vigorously prosecute leakers?Jan 07 11:53
schestowitz 07 13:15 Egypt’s President Morsi (Scroll down for video) #Egypt’s President #Morsi called the #Israeli people #blood #suckers and #descendants of #apes and #pigs, according to a video uploaded 07 13:15
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Morsi calls Israelis “blood suckers” .::. Size~: 29.65 KBJan 07 13:15
schestowitzall humans are apes. But no-one descended from pigs. So I prescribe a biology class. :-)Jan 07 13:15
schestowitz"No...I am not ape"Jan 07 13:23
schestowitz 07 13:25
TechrightsSocialTitle: Humans are apes – ‘Great Apes’ - Australian Museum .::. Size~: 18.55 KBJan 07 13:25
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qu1j0t3schestowitz: whoa great re LamoJan 07 14:38
qu1j0t3schestowitz: thanksJan 07 14:38
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schestowitz 07 16:18 Class insecurity and status anxiety probably one of the best ways (next to debt) for keeping people busy not with activism but with  money.Jan 07 16:18
schestowitz"The more power you have over people, the more power you can take. When you don't pay people enough to have savings, you can tell them what to do. This is the plight of the precariats. They are always at risk of losing everything."Jan 07 16:18
schestowitzqu1j0t3: yw :-)Jan 07 16:18
schestowitzqu1j0t3: he's like a custody- or prison-held person whom you promise pardon in exchange for some dirty deed, false confession, etc.Jan 07 16:19
schestowitzIOW, he's a selloutJan 07 16:19
schestowitz 07 16:20 Is The #Copyright Industry Really Shooting Itself In The Foot? "unable to understand the Internet."Jan 07 16:20
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Is The Copyright Industry Really Shooting Itself In The Foot? - Falkvinge on Infopolicy .::. Size~: 241.53 KBJan 07 16:20
schestowitz"What do they actually want?"Jan 07 16:20
schestowitz 07 16:20 #OReilly: "Apple. They’re clearly on the wrong path. They file patent suits that claim that nobody else can..." 07 16:20
schestowitz"Excellent interview. Should be pointed out, however, that it's much more broad than Tim O'Reilly criticizing Apple's ridiculous patent pursuits. :-)"Jan 07 16:20
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Tim O’Reilly’s Key to Creating the Next Big Thing | Wired Business | .::. Size~: 138.63 KBJan 07 16:20
schestowitzThe message is stronger coming from a prominent Apple apologist or fanboi. Like Guy Kawasaki or Woz...Jan 07 16:21
schestowitz 07 16:23
TechrightsSocial@ArkArsenal: @schestowitz uhhhhhh... didn't know there was such a thing as a #copyright industry. do they sell copyrights?Jan 07 16:23
qu1j0t3schestowitz: yes, Lamo is ownedJan 07 16:24
schestowitz 07 16:25 reshared: <br> ### “Don’t be afraid to be a fool. Remember, you cannot be both young and wise. Young people who pretend to be wise to the ways of the world are mostly just cynics. Cynicism masquerades as wisdom, but it is the farthest thing from it. Because cynics don’t learn anything. Because cynicism is a self-imposed blindness, a rejection of the world because we are afraid it will hurt us or disaJan 07 16:25
schestowitzYour point?Jan 07 16:25
schestowitzI'm sure that while he does have a writing staff, he also writes a lot of the material himself—plus, he worked as a writer for about 10 years on The Daily Show before getting his own spin-off. I think he's earned it. :-)Jan 07 16:25
schestowitz^QUOTEJan 07 16:25
schestowitzThe "CObert" persono projects a character I do not quite like. Pretentious, not spontaneous in the real sense, mostly unable to deal with hard subject, with few exceptions like the R vs. D turf warsJan 07 16:27
qu1j0t3wow, some people expect a lot from TV.Jan 07 16:27
schestowitz*The "Colbert" personaJan 07 16:27
qu1j0t3of course the D.S. and C.R. can't change a thing.Jan 07 16:27
schestowitzqu1j0t3: many try to imitate this guyJan 07 16:27
qu1j0t3Stewart is a fence-sitterJan 07 16:27
qu1j0t3the strongest thing i ever saw him do was have Seymour Hersh on the showJan 07 16:28
schestowitz 07 16:28
TechrightsSocialTitle: Seymour Hersh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia .::. Size~: 126.76 KBJan 07 16:28
schestowitz"He first gained worldwide recognition in 1969 for exposing the My Lai Massacre and its cover-up during the Vietnam War, for which he received the 1970 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting."Jan 07 16:29
schestowitz"After graduating from the University of Chicago with a history degree, Hersh found himself struggling to find a job. He began working at a Walgreens before being accepted into University of Chicago Law School but was soon expelled for poor grades"Jan 07 16:29
qu1j0t3also wrote a great book I am fond of citing,  "The Price of Power: Kissinger in the Nixon White House"Jan 07 16:29
schestowitz"After returning for a short time to Walgreens, Hersh began his career in journalism as a police reporter for the City News Bureau in 1959. He later became a correspondent for United Press International in South Dakota. In 1963, he went on to become a Chicago and Washington correspondent for the Associated Press."Jan 07 16:29
schestowitz 07 16:41 reshared: <br> ### “Don’t be afraid to be a fool. Remember, you cannot be both young and wise. Young people who pretend to be wise to the ways of the world are mostly just cynics. Cynicism masquerades as wisdom, but it is the farthest thing from it. Because cynics don’t learn anything. Because cynicism is a self-imposed blindness, a rejection of the world because we are afraid it will hurt us or disaJan 07 16:41
schestowitz"I'll concede that his persona has grown a bit long in the tooth. I wouldn't be surprised if he's grown tired of it as well."Jan 07 16:41
schestowitzStewart is not as bad. He could try to shape up a bit and be spontaneous like a philosophy lecturer.Jan 07 16:42
qu1j0t3there's nowhere to go for him.Jan 07 16:46
qu1j0t3if he stops sitting on the fence, he falls off.Jan 07 16:46
qu1j0t3mainstream TV has no interest in real change or factsJan 07 16:46
qu1j0t3what's his position on drone attacks?Jan 07 16:47
qu1j0t3(the program's position)Jan 07 16:47
schestowitzheheJan 07 16:50
schestowitzcan't tellJan 07 16:50
qu1j0t3:|Jan 07 16:50
qu1j0t3isn't that odd?Jan 07 16:50
schestowitzit's one of those things like presidential debate where pundits try to "guess" where they stand on issueJan 07 16:50
qu1j0t3see, Stewart is invested in the Dem/Rep dichotomy.Jan 07 16:50
schestowitzand then assess their hand gestures, what type of soda they drink etc. as if that's where the answer will come fromJan 07 16:50
qu1j0t3since he considers these the only options,Jan 07 16:50
qu1j0t3there are things he can't say about his chosen option (Obama)Jan 07 16:51
schestowitzmaybe he can make drone jokesJan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3because it reflects badly on HIS OWN TRIBE.Jan 07 16:51
schestowitzmaking jokes of inhumane stuff makes it more humaneJan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3right.Jan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3so, not really activisim.Jan 07 16:51
schestowitzhey, did you know Hitler killed himself cause he got the gas bill?Jan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3-iJan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3this is why i actually do not endorse jokes like thisJan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3everJan 07 16:51
schestowitzyeahJan 07 16:51
qu1j0t3same as a lot of the bush era jokesJan 07 16:52
qu1j0t3they were misdirective, allowed people to ignore issuesJan 07 16:52
qu1j0t3"Hahaha yeah all politicians suck, hey let's go to Wendy's"Jan 07 16:52
schestowitzOr jokes about gential mutilation, waterbroading, disabled war vets etc.Jan 07 16:52
qu1j0t3right.Jan 07 16:52
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schestowitz 07 17:50 10% discount excuse for US #army (i.e. US taxpayers) 2 funnel money to convicted monopolist controlling foreign army PCs 07 17:50
TechrightsSocial-> Title: DOD saves $100M a year with new Microsoft licensing deal | ITworld .::. Size~: 116.72 KBJan 07 17:50
schestowitz"Saving money with #microsoft? Ho ho ho, that's rich. Saving compared to what? Not Red Hat I'm guessing. (The article doesn't exactly explain that point either.)"Jan 07 17:50
schestowitztrollJan 07 17:50
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schestowitz 07 19:03 If #bush was still president, passing some of the laws #obama passes would be hard because citizens would have all shouted out "racist"Jan 07 19:03
schestowitz"probs right at that"Jan 07 19:03
qu1j0t3right.Jan 07 19:13
qu1j0t3obama was a classic hack.Jan 07 19:13
schestowitzdoes anyone here use Bacula?Jan 07 19:24
schestowitzwe have a client using it and it's improperly documentedJan 07 19:24
schestowitzThe version that they are using is (2012) based on what I can gather from Director on bacula-backup1.Jan 07 19:24
TechrightsSocialTitle: Bacula -  Browse /bacula/5.2.6 at .::. Size~: 40.15 KBJan 07 19:24
schestowitzI have not pinned down a way to find out if they pay Bacula or others for support, but if they had used the paid program, or "Enterprise Edition" as Bacula Systems calls it, they probably would have used version 6 (or 5).Jan 07 19:24
schestowitz 07 19:24
TechrightsSocialTitle: Bacula Enterprise Edition v6 - High-End Features. Cost Effective. .::. Size~: 25.03 KBJan 07 19:24
schestowitz 07 20:02 e(fx)clipse leaps to 0.8.0 #eclipseJan 07 20:02
TechrightsSocial-> Title: e(fx)clipse leaps to 0.8.0 - The H Open: News and Features .::. Size~: 51.9 KBJan 07 20:02
schestowitz"Version jumps are less and less meaningful, thanks to high-profile projects like #Chrome and #Firefox."Jan 07 20:02
schestowitz 07 20:58 #facebook (Microsoft camp) is far more creepy than #gplus #privacyJan 07 20:58
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Luc Jansen - Google+ - This is really, really creepy. Facebook is redefining… .::. Size~: 233.45 KBJan 07 20:58
schestowitz"I'd argue that they're equally problematic, for different reasons."Jan 07 20:58
qu1j0t3schestowitz: propaganda flick may backfire: 07 20:59
TechrightsSocial@BrandonTXNeely: 'Zero Dark Thirty' renews pressure on CIA over torture claims 07 20:59
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schestowitz 07 22:16
TechrightsSocial@sunzofman1: Please POTUS, no more lawyers at the head of USPTO RT #lnJan 07 22:16
TechrightsSocial-> Title: David Kappos Quits, USPTO is Headless | Techrights .::. Size~: 93.37 KBJan 07 22:16
schestowitzqu1j0t3: Brandon Neely'S bg image is goodJan 07 22:18
schestowitz 07 22:18
TechrightsSocial@AssangeC: For more facts on the *framing of Julian #Assange* by #Sweden> (Easy read -legal brief to AUST Parliament) #svpol"Jan 07 22:18
TechrightsSocial-> Title: 2011-03-04 Jennifer Robinson: Brief to Canberra meeting of MPs re Julian Assange | WL Central .::. Size~: 41.87 KBJan 07 22:19
schestowitz 07 22:51 Does Android Still Qualify as Free Software? #android #linuxJan 07 22:51
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Does Android Still Qualify as Free Software? | OStatic .::. Size~: 11.87 KBJan 07 22:51
schestowitz"who knows? Wouldn't look into it too much unless your gonna sue them xD"Jan 07 22:51
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