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Jim Williams
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The past is a memory. The future a dream. The present doesn't exist at all.
The past is a memory. The future a dream. The present doesn't exist at all.

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Google's new News policy stinks and is completely one-sided. If the publishers get to decide whether and how much of their content I may read "for free" then I should be offered the option of not seeing links to potentially non-free content at all. I'd much rather read arcticles from people who are seeking to be heard than from people who are seeking rent.
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I really like this toy. I figure that I sold me soul to to devil (Google) and all the rest are stealing my data from me. Ghostery gives me the opportunity to make that explicit and stop the bleeding.....Google might want to rebrand Doubleclick in their name -- but I happen to know they bought Doubleclick.

In the long run I'd like to see clearer relationships where you know what you are being sold as as the product, and they cannot productize you without providing at least an acknowledged dollar in return, but I know very well what Google gives me, and I am quite willing to give them a semi-exclusive contract to data about me in return. (Amazon also has a valid claim --- no others.)
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I just ran into what Chief Justice John Marshall considered an ill regulated militia, and I'd say that the Chicago Police would fit his definition. (The Life of George Washington, pg 33).
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Help Beethoven arrange his masterpieces in today’s #GoogleDoodle

Google has outdone themselves today.
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Charity is the only valid purpose of government. Business is a branch of the government.
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