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Maybe someone who needs to keep a small quantity... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
Maybe someone who needs to keep a small quantity on hand in case of emergency.

There is more to this story, but the relevant points are not in question. There were prescription drugs found...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 25, 2005 at 10:16 AM, in MacNN Lounge
OK, I got some more details. The scenario was a... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
OK, I got some more details. The scenario was a routine traffic stop, followed by discovery of prescription medication in at least two baggies... one belonging to the driver, one to the driver's...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 24, 2005 at 10:01 PM, in MacNN Lounge
They have to do that, because Windows is so... 764 Views / 25 Replies  
They have to do that, because Windows is so poorly designed, they need to be able to push updates on the desktop without waiting for users to initiate them.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 04:56 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Jurisdiction was Tulsa County, OK. I'll get more... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
Jurisdiction was Tulsa County, OK. I'll get more specifics on the case in question, later, if you're interested.

You said "IF said people had said script legally, there is NO WAY they went to...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 01:50 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Wronful conviction is not common?... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
Wronful conviction is not common? http://www.innocenceproject.org/

Your bottom line is overly-simplistic. Saying you don't put yourself in situations where you're looking at prison time is fine...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 01:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Incorrect. I've seen it happen. 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
Incorrect. I've seen it happen.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 01:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It actually does happen everyday. Everyday in... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
It actually does happen everyday. Everyday in the United States, probably everyday in each large metro area in the United States, an innocent person is sent to prison for either being at the wrong...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 12:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So, you don't mind some innocent people getting... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
So, you don't mind some innocent people getting raped in prison, because you believe in the justice system? I wonder if you would mind if it were your ass... :err:

Rape is rape. It's a crime,...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 12:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I know of people prosecuted under these same... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
I know of people prosecuted under these same circumstances. Not all suspects or defendants are treated alike.

Always travel with your original script bottle, and always be aware of local laws...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 12:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
You're denying the reality that innocent people... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
You're denying the reality that innocent people land in jail all the time. And, people who make mistakes most of us would consider completely benign.

Did you know people have gone to jail for...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 09:29 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The laws make exceptions for trucks doing... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
The laws make exceptions for trucks doing business, i.e., making deliveries, construction, moving, etc. They don't make exceptions for people wanting to drive a semi tractor trailer (or a giant SUV)...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 20, 2005 at 01:33 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Agreed. Lots of people who get thrown away for... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
Agreed. Lots of people who get thrown away for very small crimes, on three strikes or mandatory minimum sentencing laws. Lots of innocent people who get thrown in prison, it happens everyday in...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 19, 2005 at 11:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I said one could argue that, I didn't say one... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
I said one could argue that, I didn't say one could convict SUV drivers of that. Sheesh, MacNN forums is a *great* place to come to, to have words put in your mouth.

However, they could be...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 19, 2005 at 06:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I never said it did. It's just ironic. One... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
I never said it did. It's just ironic.

One could argue the drivers of these SUV's are vandalizing our roads and neighborhoods, though, perhaps without the criminal intent.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 19, 2005 at 03:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It's ironic that many large SUV drivers break the... 2,768 Views / 108 Replies  
It's ironic that many large SUV drivers break the law every single day, and they always get away with it...

http://slate.msn.com/id/2104755/
Posted by Will V., on Apr 19, 2005 at 03:07 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Christian religious leaders have also given... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
Christian religious leaders have also given approval, or have otherwise justified it, or have given implicit approval by not taking an opposing stance. Again, not all Christian leaders, not all the...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 16, 2005 at 12:00 PM, in Political/War Lounge
You're good at putting words into people's... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
You're good at putting words into people's mouths. Are you claiming the Old Testament is not part of the Christian Bible?



Again, you're putting words in my mouth. I never said "the devil...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 16, 2005 at 02:44 AM, in Political/War Lounge
No, I'm very tolerant. I have no desire to kill... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
No, I'm very tolerant. I have no desire to kill Christians for being Christian. I have no desire to convert them to atheism. In fact, if believing in Christianity helps them get through their...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 16, 2005 at 01:55 AM, in Political/War Lounge
My point was, the point of the story was that... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
My point was, the point of the story was that they weren't Christian, and they "made" the Israelite men sin, so they deserved to die; and, in fact, they were killed. That is what I call intolerance....
Posted by Will V., on Apr 16, 2005 at 01:45 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Um, try reading the first page of this thread,... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
Um, try reading the first page of this thread, from the top.




Please, don't start with the straw man. I'm talking about intolerance of other faiths.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 16, 2005 at 12:29 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Sure, and when you're done converting the... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
Sure, and when you're done converting the convertible, the remainder can meet the same fate as those women who "made" the Israelite men sin. :rolleyes:

Sorry, but the intolerant Christians...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 15, 2005 at 11:10 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The Crusades might have been a response to Muslim... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
The Crusades might have been a response to Muslim invasion, but, as I said, people don't get to be good through the actions of others. If Muslims rape Christians, and then Christians rape Muslims in...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 15, 2005 at 01:35 PM, in Political/War Lounge
American Heritage definition of motive: ... 754 Views / 32 Replies  
American Heritage definition of motive:



In other words, a motive is a desire to perform a certain motor task based on a belief, whether attained through reason, or past experience, that it...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 15, 2005 at 11:09 AM, in Political/War Lounge
People don't get to be good because others are... 2,192 Views / 82 Replies  
People don't get to be good because others are bad, they get to be good through their own actions, and only through their own actions. If you look at the actions of Christians, from the Crusades, to...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 15, 2005 at 09:38 AM, in Political/War Lounge
First sentence in the story, showing major... 754 Views / 32 Replies  
First sentence in the story, showing major difference between the dolphin and Terry Schiavo:



In contrast, Judge Greer's 11/2002 decision, excerpt:


...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 14, 2005 at 06:15 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Actually, dolphins are used by the U.S. Navy to... 754 Views / 32 Replies  
Actually, dolphins are used by the U.S. Navy to look for underwater mines. Sure doesn't sound too stupid to me. Pointing out that dolphins engage in potentially deadly behavior, the consequences of...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 14, 2005 at 06:01 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Must be nice! :hmm: 1,109 Views / 13 Replies  
Must be nice! :hmm:
Posted by Will V., on Apr 8, 2005 at 03:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I would recommend implementing a third-party... 754 Views / 20 Replies  
I would recommend implementing a third-party mysql database abstraction layer, so every database task you need to perform isn't bogged down by mechanical connection issues. There are plenty of them...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 8, 2005 at 11:35 AM, in Developer Center
Actually, look on the first page. However,... 2,526 Views / 92 Replies  
Actually, look on the first page.

However, in your case, it would have been better if you had said nothing, because that's exactly what your posts in this thread are worth.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 8, 2005 at 10:36 AM, in MacNN Lounge
*Sprinting*, rather. Greyhounds are sprint... 1,926 Views / 55 Replies  
*Sprinting*, rather. Greyhounds are sprint runners, they don't care for long distances.

My greyhound sleeps about 23 hours per day. The other hour is spent eating, playing, and relieving...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 8, 2005 at 12:02 AM, in MacNN Lounge
No, I think your point was to introduce FUD... 2,526 Views / 92 Replies  
No, I think your point was to introduce FUD regarding the credibility of the customer. I mean, maybe the cops arrested him after he pulled a gun, and threatened to kidnap the cashier? It wasn't in...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 7, 2005 at 05:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I don't think that was in the story, where did... 2,526 Views / 92 Replies  
I don't think that was in the story, where did you hear Best Buy asked him to leave?

For the record, he would not have been trespassing "as soon as" Best Buy asked him to leave, if, indeed, they...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 7, 2005 at 05:07 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I heard the next generation of Apple machines... 1,342 Views / 30 Replies  
I heard the next generation of Apple machines will be marketed under the marketing catchphrase, "Computer"...

:P
Posted by Will V., on Apr 7, 2005 at 09:23 AM, in Applications
I just got a PB 15", and I'm using both memory... 1,129 Views / 18 Replies  
I just got a PB 15", and I'm using both memory slots. No problems. Great machine. :)
Posted by Will V., on Apr 6, 2005 at 09:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It's against the law to refuse legitimate U.S.... 2,526 Views / 92 Replies  
It's against the law to refuse legitimate U.S. currency as payment for a debt.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 6, 2005 at 02:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I can't find the FW800 version in stock anywhere. 1,806 Views / 31 Replies  
I can't find the FW800 version in stock anywhere.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 6, 2005 at 11:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Hmm, I haven't really looked into that. Are... 518 Views / 7 Replies  
Hmm, I haven't really looked into that.

Are you referring to the PayPal ATM/Debit MasterCard?
Posted by Will V., on Apr 5, 2005 at 02:14 PM, in Applications
If you do bring up the issue, pre-decision, I... 1,525 Views / 33 Replies  
If you do bring up the issue, pre-decision, I would be extremely cautious about how you broach the subject, if you want the job. Broach it with your tail between your legs, and do *not* include the...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 5, 2005 at 01:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
iTunes and PayPal? 518 Views / 7 Replies  
Anybody paying for iTunes with PayPal? I was trying to set it up last night, and iTunes would redirect me to the PayPal site, I set up the account agreement, and then I would get redirected back to...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 5, 2005 at 01:13 PM, in Applications
Gotcha! ;) 673 Views / 8 Replies  
Gotcha! ;)
Posted by Will V., on Apr 5, 2005 at 12:57 AM, in Applications
No spreadsheet... Try NeoOffice... :P 673 Views / 8 Replies  
No spreadsheet...

Try NeoOffice...

:P
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 05:30 PM, in Applications
There is one here... ... 1,806 Views / 31 Replies  
There is one here...

http://www.avammo.com/hush.html
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 01:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes, I actually experienced this while helping a... 24,914 Views / 193 Replies  
Yes, I actually experienced this while helping a friend out with his infected machine. We would reinstall his OS, and it would become infected before we even had a chance to install antivirus...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 01:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I downloaded NeoOffice/J 1.1 the other night when... 673 Views / 8 Replies  
I downloaded NeoOffice/J 1.1 the other night when setting up my new PowerBook. I wanted to make a clean break from Microsoft, and I've used OpenOffice for Windows with great success.

I haven't...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 12:37 PM, in Applications
I ordered a PowerBook 15 from Apple 3/25, and it... 5,851 Views / 37 Replies  
I ordered a PowerBook 15 from Apple 3/25, and it arrived 3/31.
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 12:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't mean to hijack the thread, but I'm... 1,806 Views / 31 Replies  
I don't mean to hijack the thread, but I'm looking for a new enclosure for my external disk, and I'm a bit unfamiliar with the issues involved. I've seen some enclosures offered in either...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 4, 2005 at 12:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, to be perfectly clear, PHP *could* make it... 2,601 Views / 55 Replies  
Well, to be perfectly clear, PHP *could* make it to the browser one way or another (for example, deliberately; or, if the web server stops filtering PHP pages through the PHP engine). However,...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 1, 2005 at 05:56 PM, in Applications
Ooh, which one to get? Hmm, I'll have to think... 67,829 Views / 651 Replies  
Ooh, which one to get? Hmm, I'll have to think about that one for a while... :D

Seriously, I picked up a gig of Micron/Crucial memory a week or two ago off eBay, it was about $180 shipped. Good...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 1, 2005 at 03:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just switched from Windoze to OS X at home, and... 2,601 Views / 55 Replies  
I just switched from Windoze to OS X at home, and so maybe I have a different perspective. Mozilla, and then, Firefox, have long been my browsers of choice on the Windoze platform. I was quite...
Posted by Will V., on Apr 1, 2005 at 02:49 PM, in Applications
Anyway, my new PowerBook from Apple came today,... 8,092 Views / 108 Replies  
Anyway, my new PowerBook from Apple came today, so I'm happy, but I'll be VERY careful the next time I try to buy a piece of desirable Apple hardware on eBay.
Posted by Will V., on Mar 31, 2005 at 03:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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