Berkeley CSUA MOTD:2007:May:01 Tuesday <Monday, Wednesday>
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2007/5/1 [Uncategorized] UID:46486 Activity:nil
5/1     "Arctic ice cap melting 30 years ahead of forecast"
        http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070501/sc_nm/globalwarming_ice_dc
        "The IPCC report was very careful, very thorough and cautious, so they
        erred on the side of what would certainly occur as opposed to what
        might occur,"
2007/5/1-4 [Uncategorized] UID:46487 Activity:nil
5/1     Help me motd, you're my last hope.
        What is a good managed hosting facility in the U.K. ?
        \_ A friend of mine in London just hosted some service in a place
           in the docklands that he says is pretty good -- I don't remember
           the name, but can get it for you if you drop me a line at
           john@zog.net.  -John
2007/5/1-4 [Transportation/Car] UID:46488 Activity:nil
5/1     Get cash for carpooling:
        http://rideshare.511.org/rideshare_rewards/rewards.asp
2007/5/1-2 [Computer/SW/Editors/Vi] UID:46489 Activity:nil
5/1     What's wrong with soda?  I get segfaults on wall and vi. -randal
        \_ It means you need to get back to work, slacker!  -meyers
        \_ it is very sick.  w is broken, and vi too. -ERic
        \_ It was refusing ssh connections until recently.
2007/5/1-4 [Uncategorized] UID:46490 Activity:nil
5/1     I just saw the latest South Park and it is totally hilarious. Is
        it really true that Santa Monica, Venice, and Brentwood are the
        capitals of the homeless?  Do they really take care of the
        homeless?
        \_ Santa Monica and Venice, yes. Brentwood, no.
           \_ Santa Monica and Venice are the Berkeley/Oakland of SoCal.
              SM is refered to as the People's Republic of SM.
              \_ A friend of mine once got a survey from the city of SM at work,
                 and was told that SM 'requires 100% survey participation.'  It
                 was not clear what would happen if a survey was not filled out,
                 but the insinuations were ominous!
2007/5/1-4 [Politics/Domestic/California/Arnold] UID:46491 Activity:nil
4/30    http://429truth.com
        \_ The truth it out there Fox.
        \_ Gee, did you notice that was ALREADY ON THE MOTD.
        \_ Wow, that's a really well written page.
2007/5/1 [Uncategorized] UID:46492 Activity:nil
4/30    Live free or Die Hard Trailer AKA Cheney porn :
         http://www.apple.com/trailers/fox/livefreeordiehard/t2_large.html
        \_ Hey People, Don't add a period to URLs. It breaks them.
         http://www.apple.com/trailers/fox/livefreeordiehard/t2_large.html
           \_ enclose in <angle brackets>
2007/5/1-4 [Uncategorized] UID:46493 Activity:nil
4/30    Considering taking a position at Bytemobile in MV. Any comments
        pro/con on the work environment? Buzz?
2007/5/1-4 [Finance/Investment] UID:46494 Activity:nil
5/1     Father of Fox Republican News to by Dow Jones. HEIL MURDOCK!!!
        http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,269420,00.html
2007/5/1-4 [Computer] UID:46495 Activity:nil
5/1     "Arctic ice cap melting 30 years ahead of forecast"
        http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070501/sc_nm/globalwarming_ice_dc
        "Scambos and co-authors of the study, ...... used setellite data and
        visual confirmation of Arctic ice to reach their conclusions, a far
        different picture than that obtained from computer models used by the
        scientists of the intergovernmental panel."
2007/5/1-4 [Science/Space, Politics/Foreign/MiddleEast/Iraq] UID:46496 Activity:nil
5/1     Mission Accomplished!
        \_ The war in Iraq was always about getting rid of Castro!
2007/5/1-4 [Computer/SW/Languages/Perl] UID:46497 Activity:nil
5/1     Oops, Tenet's a big fat liar.  He claims that he ran into Perle the day
        after 9/11 and Perle said that Iraq had to pay.  Problem is, Perle was
        out of the country and couldn't get back until 9/15
     http://weeklystandard.com/Content/Public/Articles/000/000/013/593daqmw.asp
        \_ Do you think Perle didn't say that?
           http://thinkprogress.org/2007/04/30/perle-five-days-after
           Is Tenet a liar and Gonzales not?
           Is Tenet a liar and Gonzales not? -scotsman
           \_ There's a difference between saying "Iraq has to pay for what
              happened yesterday" and saying "there are links between OBL and
              SH".  Oh, and Gonzales is either a liar or an incompetent. -op
              \_ So, again, you don't think "Iraq has to pay for this" or
                 something very close came out of Perle's mouth in Tenet's
                 presence?
                 Also, as those "links" were included in the authorization
                 to attack Iraq, do you honestly think you can call that a
                 distinction with a difference?
                 Also: http://edition.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0109/16/en.00.html
                 Let's look at the full transcript.
                   Even if we cannot prove to the standards that we enjoy
                   in our own civil society that they were involved. We
                   do know, for example, that Saddam Hussein has ties
                   to Osama bin Laden. That can be documented.

                   So, on the theory, which seems to be a valid one,
                   that if you support terrorists and they then commit
                   atrocities against Americans, you are responsible.

                   Unless we hold those countries responsible, we will
                   be chasing terrorists without significant effect.
                 So.. Iraq is responsible, and we must hold them responsible.
                 Still think there's a difference? -scotsman
                 \_ Not to mention that Perle was a signatory to the PNAC
                    letter saying we should attack Iraq back in January 1998.
                    http://www.newamericancentury.org/iraqclintonletter.htm.
                    (Note that letter doesn't mention bin Laden or terrorism:
                    9/11 was just a convenient excuse to do what they wanted
                    to do anyway).  -tom
2007/5/1-4 [Science/Electric] UID:46498 Activity:nil
5/1     Marvel v. DC:
        http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=ItsJustSomeRandomGuy
2007/5/1-4 [Finance/Investment] UID:46499 Activity:nil
5/1     Virgin Air to show Loose Change 2 on inflight movie.
        \_ Why is this documentary called Loose Change 2 while there is a
           comedy called Loose Change?
2007/5/1 [Recreation/Dating] UID:46500 Activity:high
5/1     I haven't had sex with my girlfriend since February.
        Today I found a HUGE and I mean HUGE dildo in the pile
        of clean clothes next to her bed.  Jesus Christ I think
        it must be named Thor.
        \_ she wants to use it on you.
        \_ It wasn't a HUGE dildo.  It was me whom your gf was hiding under
           that pile of clean clothes.  j/k.
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