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  • Jun 23rd, 2017 @ 1:30pm

    For the lack of an informed people..

    http://famguardian.org/subjects/Politics/ThomasJefferson/jeff1350.htm

    "No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity." --Thomas Jefferson: Virginia Board of Visitors Minutes, 1821. ME 19:408

    "Freedom [is] the first-born daughter of science." --Thomas Jefferson to Francois D'Ivernois, 1795. ME 9:297

    "Light and liberty go together." --Thomas Jefferson to Tench Coxe, 1795.

    ============================================
    NOW, how many of our PAID STATE AND FED EMPLOYEES(reps and senators) Understand this...OR EVEN consider this..

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 @ 1:17pm

    I cant say anything..REALLY.

    .... (insert comments here)

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 @ 1:12pm

    hOW MANY TIMES...

    how many times has the customer/tax payer/consumer paid MULTIPLE TIMES to get things done..

    WE PAID WILLINGLY and UN-Willingly... and our governments, State and federal, have PAID many times to get these jobs done..

  • Jun 21st, 2017 @ 10:10pm

    LOBBYING..

    Is the expression that others behind them are representative of those that WANT something..

    PROVE IT

  • Jun 21st, 2017 @ 4:21pm

    Re: Consistency in corruption

    free trade??
    Corporate governance..
    Capitalism??
    Share holder governance??

    I LOVE all the word you can use to describe what is happening..
    I just ask, HOW much are they PAYING lobbyists to PAY WHOEVER, to get a Free share..and PASS THE CHARGES ON TO THE CUSTOMER..

    I wonder IF; I can get my little Town to in corporate and get Every person to JOIN IN...and get CHEAPER FOOD, CHEAPER EVERYTHING... ANd CHARGE THE STATE FOR IT..

  • Jun 21st, 2017 @ 4:11pm

    Lets see.....

    Vorizen..
    wants..
    Everyone ELSES SYSTEM..to expand THEIR OWN..
    Think about it..Install Underground connections to the LAST MILE, Pop up and MOVE any lines Direct to homes..

    There is also an other TECH that is very interesting..
    With EACH FIOS install you can add an external Cell antenna. WOW what a way to COVER the world..

    How much does a LARGE Antenna cost?? and LEASE land for?? When you can use LOW GAIN localized systems??

  • Jun 21st, 2017 @ 4:06pm

    Re:

    DEAR AC..
    ONLY the electric corp is responsible..OTHERS RENT SPACE ON THE POLES..

  • Jun 21st, 2017 @ 4:02pm

    Re: So

    Old analog and TONS of protections so that they CANT LISTEN TO US...
    OR DIGITAL where a good amount is encoded, in Old programming..

    I HOPE you all understand this..REALLY..
    The old phone system had PROTECTIONS..anything recorded on it was NOT admissible..

    DIGITAL DOES NOT HAVE THE SAME PROTECTIONS..
    SOON INTERNET WONT have ANy protections..
    CELLPHONES DONT HAVE ANY PROTECTION..

  • Jun 15th, 2017 @ 9:13pm

    Re: Ned to try a new narrative

    And the NSA built 3 Server bases(?) 1 in Utah??

    AND every time they TRY to find a way to DECODE what has been done..
    They find someone used a blind drop..(not part of the internet)

  • Jun 15th, 2017 @ 9:10pm

    Re: Re: Dont know..

    TO MANY SMART PEOPLE AROUND HERE

  • Jun 15th, 2017 @ 9:08pm

    Re: Re:

    WHAT wolf said..

    BUT ALSO..
    ALL basic infrastructure MUST BE MAINTAINED..for a few reasons.
    If something Stupid happens and Cellphones dont work, and the internet servers GO OUT..

    Then there is a REAL HARD FACT...
    the INTERNET has/will ALWAYS be based on the Original backbone..WHICH IS THE PHONE SYSTEM..
    Or are you to young to know this??

    1 other FACT..
    US Gov has PAID for the City to city connection ALL be upgraded and TOLD STATES that all line from the last mile, MUST be FIBER... and that should have been finished 2-6 years ago??

  • Jun 15th, 2017 @ 11:28am

    JUST MY OPINION...

    I live in the country, and Competition is NOT very high.
    The Cable corps run lines/signals to Each of the Small towns, and we get Internet..
    PART of this is fun, as we live along the Freeway, and the Gov has PUSHED/PAID for the WHOLE freeway to be covered with signal coverage for Cellphones. And a great way to get 1 Fiber line to Cover LARGE areas..From Cellphones/DSL/CABLE/Home phones..

    Along time ago MOST of the major metro installed MOST of the Aux lines underground and IN PIPES, so that digging things up isnt that hard. You dont have to.
    And with a CLOSED CORP SYSTEM, and no competition, and 1 corp SUPPLYING EVERYTHING... They couild move out, and SHUT DOWN EVERYTHING...
    Does your city want that?? ALL phone system services SHUT DOWN..
    YOU HANDED THEM THE KEYS..and they are in charge of driving the car.. How many services will be Impacted, if they Shut it all down, and HOW will you Take over the services..
    Many corps run things ABIT strangely..Just so things are complicated enough, with PATCH WORK in the main servers, and hardware that would make a PUZZLE PERSON go nuts trying to figure out..
    HOW short sighted can CITIES AND STATES BE???

  • Jun 14th, 2017 @ 12:34pm

    Dont know..

    HOW much of what these folks say, is true or not..
    They have been preaching this for along time.
    They have been SAYING and TELLING us they can break anything, and built a FEW major intercept locations designed to Crack and break and monitor What goes on, On the internet..

    I do know, and have a good amount of experience with computers, hardware and software released to consumers and some of the OLD LARGE computers.

    Saying things about how this stuff works from THEIR SIDE, shows me that Most of them have never even taken a computer class.
    I have said many times that searching the net and de-crypting ANYTHING hidden would be a monstrous undertaking.. They tried it 1 time in the past and FILLED a 20x20 room 3 foot deep in 1 day. enough information/data to take 3-5 years to sort, unless you had ENOUGH people to do the job. This is an OLD idea of using 1/2 the nation to watch over the other 1/2, and those 1/2 watching the others, watching them..
    Over the last 10 - 15 years..The internet has grown Huge. And communication in many forms happens, from programs talking to programs to Data being sent back and forth, from OPEN channels of TXT communication, to Naked pictures.. There are Many peograms from Games to Chat programs that let people communicate with each other..BEING ABLE to find and use/monitor ALL those channels would be a task. All the different chat programs and Languages involved would make it a Task and 1/2...
    NOW take a abit more information, that the INTERNET was not designed around GRAPHICS and BROWSERS..those are secondary, and even Further down the line..the OLD internet is a strange place for many. And lots of Keyboard typing.. What you see NOW days with Browsers is about 1/100th of what is behind your browser.
    IF someone wants to Create a Private chat..it isnt to hard. Monitoring "ALL" of this, is a Task from hell..You woiuld need Monitoring on Every computer from Point to point, to even trace this..From the Beginning to the END of a chat channel. Even in the USA you will travel between 4-16 Computer systems to GET ANYWHERE.. Iv experienced SOME of the monitoring done in the past, as playing games or chatting CAUSES LAG, Esp when you hit International Borders..

    Example: Look at China and North Korea..TRYING to block ANY AND ALL data..Then trying to monitor it. With all the internet, all the cellphone, all the FORMS of communication there is only 1 way to BLOCK IT ALL.. DONT connect to the system, and RUn an EMP field around the country so no one can communicate with a Satellite.. And a waste of power/energy, and resources..

    Every time I hear about a Server break-in, I laugh. WE/CORPS keep trying to cut corners and Limit the number of people they PAY to do a job, and AUTOMATE things..Let the computers do it. Critical thinking IS NOT what a computer does, a Computer is only YES/NO.. There are other ways for a computer to decide, but that is the easiest. And as with being a SNEAKY THIEF, its easy to bypass most of the Alarms.. When you have a HUMAN to bypass, you have someone that can THINK/FIGURE out what MIGHT BE HAPPENING..
    I laugh because of HOW advanced we are NOW, and WHY things are NOT done to track and verify WHO is on the other end of a Servers connection.

    NOW, back to Encryption..
    IF I wanted to HIDE something on the net for 1-many..It would not be hard. NO direct communication involved. AS easy as an Advert/POPUP, that goes around the world. And only a FEW know HOW to see/read it..
    How about a designed SITE with Updates, and a Picture that has encoding in it.
    Or setting up on a remote server ANYWHERE in the world a FAST burst of data that is triggered (at a time/instance/something happening) and sent to Any place/Everyplace.. If you dont know this trick, Lookup Zombie machines/computers..GREAT for DDOS..

    TRACKING and decoding everything on the internet, would take 1/2 the power of the internet.. GET the other countries to help and use THEIR resources to do the job, OR create a BIG/LONG connection to EVERY server on the net.. THEN decode the graphic interface of 5-7 computer languages used AND the old internet.. LET computers SORT it, and HUMANS examine it, and ........ 3-5 to 10 years AFTER the fact..

    I dont need to continue, it just gets More and more complicated on WHAT/HOW can be done..ANYTHING can be done, but how much time do you have.

    As with ALL WAR, you need people on the ground, to identify the bodies.. Unless we can get someone to Knock on the door and arrest someone, a computer can only Point a finger OVER HERE/THERE/SOMEWHERE ELSE..

  • Jun 13th, 2017 @ 1:32pm

    ...Hmm

    $40 purchase..
    $140 in sales..
    What was the FINE??

    Previous article..

    "A City Paper review of 100 cases from 2011 and 2012 found the median amount of cash seized by the District Attorney was only $178."

    "Philadelphia hauls in about $6 million a year from asset forfeiture, a program ostensibly aimed at curbing drug trafficking. Ciaramella points out that this total is greater than Brooklyn and Los Angeles combined."

    "Despite the dismissals of cases against Sourovelis's and Welch's homes (and I'm pointing this out again to highlight the ridiculousness of asset forfeitrue), the district attorney is still claiming both a victory and prime, beachfront real estate on the Moral High Ground. "

    So, they Jail you, Dismiss the charges, and THEN take your house?? and YOU WERE NEVER FOUND GUILTY???
    Even IF' you were guilty, its NOT a fair Exchange of value...or to PAY the charges leveled against you..

    States taking advantage of Laws created to EQUALIZE the damage done?? Sales received??

  • Jun 13th, 2017 @ 1:17pm

    fUNNY

    As people change over..
    A neighbor comes by and See's WHAT you have done..
    1 Good antenna, with booster..In Metro area can get TONS of channels..Might not be HALL MARK channel..but 40-50 LOCAL CHANNELS showing you LOCAL stuff and not national Adverts that have nothing to do with you..
    Then add a few Internet channels, and Other sources and away you go, with Any show you want for less then 1/2 the subscriber prices??

  • Jun 13th, 2017 @ 1:12pm

    WHO HERE???

    Understands the "FUN" idiots on facebook have had??

    Those TALKING on FB, while NOT at home, saying that the MALL was great, the movie would be starting in 5 minutes...TELLING THE WORLD they would be on Vacation...

    How many idiots had a thief break into their HOMES/APTS while they Texted from another location..BEING F"ing STUPID..

    NOW what is the difference between programs that send 1 msg to 1 person over BROADCASTING to 200 people..

  • Jun 13th, 2017 @ 12:10pm

    lETS SEE...

    Wow,
    Lets ask...
    WHO would you rather get a notice from a lawyer??
    An agency trying to help, and ISNT COSTING YOU MONEY..
    OR to have a consumer, that is protected by TONS of privacy laws, that has found his PRIVATE RECORDS ON THE NET??

    WHy do we make it so Hard to be NICE..to be fair..
    It costs little to nothing to be nice, unless they want to PUT you in jail..

    Strange concept by SOME FOLKS, is that WE/YOU/I are the only smart people in the world, and NO OTHER person will figure this out..
    Who to blame? You have an Automated system, and SOMETHING didnt close an Access point..

  • Jun 12th, 2017 @ 1:34pm

    I love the ideas..

    That WE CANT KNOW THE LAWS..
    WE cant know if we are doing right/wrong or just being WATCHED incase we do, do something BAD..

    Its nice to know an Agency is DOING SOMETHING, and still we dont know WHAT..Being TOLD we have to pay for this info is bad enough, let alone OLD information BURIED for years..
    Being told that it CANT be done is fun also, seeing an agency ADMIT they dont know what they are doing..and cant Organize much of anything.. Then we get the idea that it CANT be computerized/digitized onto Current media, its ALL on paper??
    ARNT we as a discerning PEOPLE supposed to have SOME IDEA of what our country is DOING?? insted of consipacy??

  • Jun 12th, 2017 @ 9:33am

    Inconcievability?(?)

    Can we suggest that these people have NO IDEA of the Needs of Encryption? Even the uses of are beyond their reasoning..
    Then trying to apply it to 1 WHOLE nation..
    THEN you THINK you can apply it to a region..

    Any and all intercepts into and OUT OF an area on this planet?? FORCING other areas to BREAK and decrypt ALL communications??

    THEN WHAT? Any person could listen in and all communications and discover that the world leaders are Idiots??
    (didnt someone already do this??)

  • Jun 11th, 2017 @ 7:18pm

    YOU DONT UNDERSTAND BOREDOM..

    Without all those things..
    you have little to do, except Your neighbors and those around you, AND TO know your neighbors..
    Then read the paper on what others are doing and the government..
    IT really wasnt that long ago..that a radio was the ONLY entertainment..into the 50's TV was NOT KING...A CAR was a Luxury..
    Watching the Animals MATE in the field or dogs in the front yard, WAS COMMON...the Theater was a SPECIAL THING..
    67 years is NOT very long ago..

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