If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Yes, it does. Sound isn't generated by disturbed air impacting our eardrums, it's generated by the creation of the air disturbance itself. Otherwise, you might as well ask, "If a tree falls in the forest and only a profoundly deaf person is around, does it make a sound?"
Canadian ISP middle management: "Apparently, we're to block illegal gambling websites throughout Quebec, I guess online gambling must be illegal there, so shut 'em all down. Canadian ISP employee: "All of them?" Canadian ISP middle management: "Yes, all of them." (A few hours later)Canadian ISP employee: "Betway - blocked. 888 Poker - blocked. Spin Palace - blocked. And Loto Québec - blocked. There, finally finished."
Re: Re: thank you. being hard of hearing I was already aware
You forgot one: the option to have videos subtitled isn't made obvious. Of course, that may no longer be true, but I have no way of knowing since I haven't had a YouTube account since opting out of Google+ when it was forced on users. Google Coercion: preventing free speech since 2013.
[T]he whole ADA seems to be founded on the premise that no shop at all is better than a shop without a wheelchair ramp, which I've never quite understood. If there is no ramp at the shop, then wheelchair users can't access it, making them dependent on others to do their shopping for them, denying them the ability to select their purchases for themselves. Whereas if there's no shop at all, then nobody gets to go shopping, making everyone equal. Get it now?
The Ripley County Community Foundation will host its 12th Annual Women in Philanthropy Luncheon Tuesday, April 14, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Ertel Cellars Winery. Attendees will get sued for copyright infringement. CTFY. ;)
There are large businesses centred around getting people to pay large premiums for bottled and other water [...] Really? Because I've never paid more than 30p (just over 44¢) for a two litre bottle of water from the supermarket.
No, BBC TV is not limited to the UK. However, if you want to watch it outside of the UK, then you have put up with the cunts double dipping (fees and adverts. That's part of the reason I deleted the visual channels of the EPG on my TV, so I don't have to pay the TV Tax and can still listen to the radio in the manner of my choosing.
See, Mike, you are in support of piracy. You are hurting the middlemen (strikethrough) poor poor artists by supporting the Public Domain (strikethrough) piracy along with Yahoo and Flickr and Google. Copyright kept getting extended to protect against reuse (strikethrough) piracy. FTFY. ;D