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mandatory digital television - why?
11-02-2008, 06:09 PM,
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mandatory digital television - why?
Quote:Who needs targeted advertising when you have the telepathy ray?

http://technology.newscientist.com/article...ic-ray-gun.html

:freaked:
That and the amnesia beam
http://blog.wired.com/defense/2008/10/air-forces-amne.html
&Alice laughed, &There's no use trying,& she said: &one can't believe impossible things.& &I daresay you haven't had much practice,& said the Queen. &When I was your age I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.&
- Lewis Carroll

&Things are seldom as they seem ... Skim milk masquerades as cream.&
- Gilbert and Sullivan (Pinafore)

At NASA, it really is rocket science, and the decision makers really are rocket scientists.
But a body of research that is getting more and more attention points to the ways that smart people working collectively can be dumber than the sum of their parts. .. Irwin Janis? &Groupthink:& is a mode of thinking that people engage in when they are deeply involved in a cohesive in-group, when the members' striving for unanimity override realistic appraisals ? It is the triumph of concurrence over good sense, and authority over expertise.&
-John Schwartz & Matthew L. Wade
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mandatory digital television - why? - jack - 10-26-2008, 07:04 PM
mandatory digital television - why? - jack - 10-26-2008, 07:06 PM
mandatory digital television - why? - rsol - 10-31-2008, 12:47 PM
mandatory digital television - why? - jack - 11-01-2008, 05:01 AM
mandatory digital television - why? - jack - 11-02-2008, 06:09 PM
mandatory digital television - why? - --- - 11-18-2008, 05:18 AM
mandatory digital television - why? - --- - 11-18-2008, 05:52 AM
mandatory digital television - why? - --- - 11-18-2008, 07:07 AM
mandatory digital television - why? - --- - 12-22-2008, 04:16 AM
mandatory digital television - why? - Guest - 12-22-2008, 11:39 PM
mandatory digital television - why? - jack - 04-14-2009, 06:13 PM

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