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#5971
Originally Posted by mscion View Post
I dunno dave999, have you considered applying. If not, hopefully person hired is pro refund. I need every penny I can get. The Note 9 512 GB costs $1249. 99!
I World be perfect for that position. But I doubt jolla could afford it especially if they ever planning to the right thingy and handle the refund.

Secondly I would change the title to something shorter like Manager of doers. MOD!

Then I would do the full refund for all tablet jolla supporters. How I could afford it? By leaving the job and doing all this without salary and bonuses.

Game. Set. Refund!
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#5972
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45133855

As DT would have said, "Sad, so sad."
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#5973
It is in the forefront of our news here on the B.C. coast.

Normal behavior ....among many species...
It is how conscious beings mourn.
Sad?
I do not think so.
Heart breaking for us out here ...yes...
heart breaking that she needs comfort and closure like anyone does ...but it isn't happening yet...
many think it odd that she is behaving this way...

but it is no different than a mother or father whose grief has overwhelmed here from a catastrophe , waking about in the streets , carrying their dead child.

Same hurt inside, just a different body.

Empathetic DT wouldn't have given a royal **** about the situation...frankly..
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#5974
Dave ...forget about invading space aliens....
we now got much much worse a fight...

Holy mother of Beelzebub !

https://arstechnica.com/science/2018...ithout-mating/
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N8X0 VIDEO ENCODING THE EASY WAY
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#5975
Originally Posted by endsormeans View Post
Dave ...forget about invading space aliens....
we now got much much worse a fight...

Holy mother of Beelzebub !

https://arstechnica.com/science/2018...ithout-mating/
Obviously it’s part of the master plan in the trade wars. US trying to prefect the borders, Apple and iPhones with insane trade rules and patent regulations. China and Asia trying to move forward and overtake that position. Sending bugs from starship troopers, galaxy note 9 and an armada with huaweis.

DT in the White House better contact Johnny Rico and his roughnecks before the big bugs joins the fight.
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#5976
"Would you like to know more?"

great propaganda line...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijvTiDnWJLE
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N8X0 VIDEO ENCODING THE EASY WAY
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242gb ON N800
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#5977
Originally Posted by endsormeans View Post
"Would you like to know more?"

great propaganda line...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijvTiDnWJLE
Yes, but I have to login
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#5978
Obviously you aren't in the corps. then Dave....
Remember....
"Service guarantees citizenship."
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PIMP MY N8X0
Idiot's Guide and a video walkthrough.
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=94294
THE LOST GRONMAYER CATALOGS
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php...ight=gronmayer
N8X0 VIDEO ENCODING THE EASY WAY
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php...ght=mediacoder
242gb ON N800
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=90634
THE PAIN-FREE MAEMO DEVELOPMENT LIVE DISTRO-ISO FOR THE NOOB TO THE PRO
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=95567
AFFORDABLE MASS PRODUCTION FOR MAEMO PARTS
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=93325
 
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#5979
Originally Posted by endsormeans View Post
Obviously you aren't in the corps. then Dave....
Remember....
"Service guarantees citizenship."
Obviously! That’s how every war machine works.
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#5980
Ah starship troopers was a good fun take on alien war...
Heinlein did a fun job with it...

But frankly....
up among one of the best ....right up there with what is considered the finest and studied in military actually is the "Forever War" books.
Dealing with the ramifications of fighting a civilization a vast distance away...
and what both civilizations go through in the process...
Very very well done.

Another truly truly good read is "Armor" by John Steakley


If you want fighting alien "bug" civilizations...
It beats Starship Troopers ...it beats many military scifi ....cold.
It is in my Top 10 of military scifi.
It is just that good.

It doesn't just deal with the fight...the logistics of war on planets that have little to no atmosphere for humans...

It also deals with the politics of war and military, the madness of a military structure that doesn't understand exactly what the issues on the ground are.....and the psychological ramifications...
The tech involved...in the plot...the individuals in question involved that gravitate around the central figure of one man...
all of it effectively in writing style puts your head...in one of those suits...looking out...dealing with it all...
The effect is exceptionally well done.

A movie of this book would take the box office .

I reread it once every couple of years...
It is one of "those" kind of good reads...
I also have the audio book ...not as good as reading it though.
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1/2 - neo900 pre- "purchased" in 2013. Awaiting refund process.
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PIMP MY N8X0
Idiot's Guide and a video walkthrough.
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=94294
THE LOST GRONMAYER CATALOGS
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php...ight=gronmayer
N8X0 VIDEO ENCODING THE EASY WAY
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php...ght=mediacoder
242gb ON N800
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=90634
THE PAIN-FREE MAEMO DEVELOPMENT LIVE DISTRO-ISO FOR THE NOOB TO THE PRO
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=95567
AFFORDABLE MASS PRODUCTION FOR MAEMO PARTS
http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=93325
 
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