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46 Children Freed From Prostitution in US

In all the talk right now about what the government isn’t doing right, let’s praise what they got right today.  They have recovered 46 children, ages 13 – 17, boys and girls from a prostitution ring and made hundreds of arrests in a three-day nationwide sting.

Why Voting Machines Should Be Open Source

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Open Source Driving the Market : Net Books

For years, software and hardware have driven each other forward.  Microsoft’s Vista is a prime example.  Even with the confusion between “Vista Ready” and “Vista Capable”, it was clear:  If you want Vista, you need ‘new’ hardware.

In Times of Great Tribulation

When times are hard.  When hope looks dim.  Just remember, this happened:

How To Get Flash 9 Back in an RPM-based Distro

I posted a few days ago about my disappointments with flash 10, and I was hoping that it would just be a slight nuisance, but in fact it has been a common nuisance for me.  I decided to regress back to flash 9, but to my dismay adobe has no links to it and it’s apparently no longer in the repo.