quote: Sure they are free if you consider, death free.
quote: Over 50,000 people die each year in car accidents across the United States.
quote: In the state of Minnesota, we are currently on track to reduce annual fatalities to ZERO by 2020. Is zero possible?
quote: Saddam, as evil as he was, kept the country in check. He kept the Sunnis and Shiites from killing each other, and he kept Iran out of the country. George W. should have learned from his father that Saddam was a necessary evil.
quote: quote: Is zero possible? No. Because as cars and roads get safer, people become more risky in thier driving habits.
quote: Is zero possible?
quote: I find it funny though. 44 billion isn't a huge sum. The Iraq war has cost us what? 300+ billion dollars over 6 years.
quote: I guess a linux fanboy will do anything to promote his beliefs.
FWIW, I'm generally open-minded and not really anti-linux, but I can't stand it when people suggest things this stupid- and irrelevant- in the interest of promoting thier own myopic perspectives.
quote: You could spend billions on treating people with aids only to prolong the inevitable.
quote: 75 years from now one of the largest problems will be providing people a cheap alternative to proprietary software solutions. Supporting Linux with the money could help everybody.