quote: The other problem is poor hardware support - which admittedly has gotten better, but is still really spotty.
quote: When did you last install Linux? Redhat 5? Not to sound rude but you don't know what you are talking about.
quote: No sir, Linux hasn't been fringe for years
quote: Anyway I respect your opinion even if it is mostly anecdotal and dated.
quote: there's not any benefit to me, as an IT expert or as a regular user, to abandon Windows and switch to Linux. Or even keep one of those machines here on my KVM switch and flip back and forth...there's just no point.
quote: Personally I'm kind of astonished that China's government isn't just running everything on a bespoke version of Linux that they've created just for their own spyware-happy purposes.
quote: ... and you want to hand over health care to them. Nice!!!
quote: Jason is either mentally unhinged or on hardcore drugs.
quote: He can scream "Reagancare" (is that even a thing?) all he wants
quote: On top of that, it's a GIGANTIC wealth redistribution scheme.
quote: Yup single payer is the goal. It's becoming more and more apparent that Obamacare was specifically designed to destroy private insurance in America. If nothing but for the simple fact that little to none of the private insurance companies will be able to stay afloat under this new system. They'll just go bankrupt.
quote: If the U.S. becomes a single payer system the blame will lie heavily on professionals for failing to demand proper compensation in terms of healthcare.
quote: I'm pretty sure that if this "Reagancare" mandated, under penalty, that every citizen purchase a commercial product (Insurance) we would have heard about it by now.Reagancare was a tweak. Obamacare is a sledgehammer. Maybe that's the difference you don't seem willing to acknowledge.Sure, you are drawing a parallel. I get that. But your strokes are SO broad, the parallel isn't very informative.
quote: But nobody seems to care, since it was Reagan.