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Computers / Re: Windows 9 Is Coming. This Is What It Looks Like by emmatok: 11:30pm On Sep 30
MostIncredibleDFirst: Its a lie. You goofed! They have just released windows 10 which is similar to windows 8. All you old-school guys should learn to adapt to change or die trying! http://thenextweb.com/microsoft/2014/09/30/microsoft-announces-windows-10/

My friend stop your unnecessary talk.

Win-10 is more of Win-7 with Win-8 Tiles

As a result, Microsoft wants businesses to think of Windows 10 as a merging of Windows 7 and Windows 8.
http://thenextweb.com/microsoft/2014/09/30/microsoft-announces-windows-10/

Nobody including invited Journalist predicted that Win-TH will be Win-10.
And all the features of the so called Win9 is what we are seeing in Win-10.

But the fact remains that Win-8 is a failure and enterprise users are not buying it.
Romance / Re: Dating A Broke Guy(my Experience); Is It Worth It? by emmatok: 11:06pm On Sep 30
tellwisdom:

You dated him for 3years and he's still poor??..then you are a witch. Free the poor boi from your poor spirit angry

LOL, JESUS grin

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Computers / Re: Windows 9 Is Coming. This Is What It Looks Like by emmatok: 7:32pm On Sep 30
Computers / Re: Windows 9 Is Coming. This Is What It Looks Like by emmatok: 10:51pm On Sep 29
http://www.pcworld.com/article/2688752/with-new-os-microsoft-will-try-to-put-windows-8-era-behind-it.html#tk.nl_today

After spending the past two years in damage control mode over Windows 8, Microsoft will officially begin a new era for its OS on Tuesday, when it’s expected to unveil a preview of Windows’ next major version during an event focused on enterprise customers.

After the success of Windows 7, Microsoft misread the market with Windows 8 and botched the product’s user interface, leaving a trail of many unhappy customers, especially in the consumer market.

Among businesses, Microsoft encountered much resistance to upgrade, as many CIOs clung to the very stable Windows 7, and took a pass on Windows 8 and its subsequent revisions, afraid that the UI, optimized for touch-screen tablets, would confuse their users, lead them to revolt and affect productivity.


So it’s not a surprise that the first look of the next generation of the OS—referred to unofficially as Windows Threshold and Windows 9—will be directed specifically at businesses.
Politics / Re: Unlawful Detention: Court Orders SSS To Apologise To El-rufai, Pay Him N2m For.. by emmatok: 8:47pm On Sep 29
Entchidodo: This is a gaffe from the Judiciary...the SSS isn't the police and hence are not bound by the same laws like the military...don't these senile court folks understand the full weight of The Patriot ACT in the Constitution?..

LOL, you seems to know more than the courts.

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Politics / Re: Picture Of Military Machines Arriving Today From Port by emmatok: 12:14am On Sep 29
Billyonaire: Arms are labelled UN to conceal its source, if you are conversant with shipment of such cargo.

LOL, they are used TANKS from ECOMOG/UNMOG, stored in various military base in Lagos
Saw lots of them leaving lagos.

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Politics / Re: Nigeria Builds World Class Medical City In Abuja by emmatok: 12:44am On Sep 28
OP,
Whats you definition of a city.
Politics / Re: Fayose Issues A Statement On The Recent Happenings In Ekiti. by emmatok: 12:30am On Sep 28
linsa01: A WORD FROM H.E PETER AYODELE FAYOSE TO HIS BELOVED PEOPLE

WITHOUT PREJUDICE! AGENTS OF DARKNESS, FLEE EKITI NOW!!!

I WANT TO STATE EMPHATICALLY THAT EKITI IS AN INDIVISIBLE ENTITY AND THE SAFETY OF MY PEOPLE IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ME. BE IT AS IT MAY HOWEVER, THE EKITI PEOPLE ARE HARD FIGHTING AND THEY PROTECT WHATEVER THEY BELIEVE IN WITH ALL SANCTITY. IT IS NOT FOR ME TO SAY, IT IS A COMMON KNOWLEDGE. I AM AN EKITI MAN, AND I WANT TO START THIS PIECE WITH THAT TIMELESS QUOTE OF MUHAMMED ALI, THE BOXING GREAT OF ALL TIME. HE SAID: "THERE ARE NO PLEASURES IN A FIGHT, BUT SOME OF MY FIGHTS HAVE BEEN A PLEASURE TO WIN"...
I DONT WANT ANYONE TO MISCONSTRUE ME, ALTHOUGH, THOSE WHO ARE MISCHIEVOUS WOULD INSIST THAT I AM NOT A MAN OF PEACE, BUT THOSE WHO KNOW CAN ATTEST TO THE FACT THAT ALL I ABHOR IS INEQUALITY AND CHEATING. AND THIS IS A COMMON TRAIT OF AN EKITI MAN. WHY WOULD ANY SANE PERSON ELECT TO OVER RULE WHAT THE PEOPLE WANT?? WHAT IS THE ARGUMENT? IF YOU THINK I WASNT QUALIFIED, WHY DID YOU NOT SENSITIZE THE PEOPLE AGAINST ME ON THIS SCORE? WHY DIDNT YOU WORK ON THE MIND OF THE PEOPLE? THEIR MOTIVE IS CLEAR, AND I MUST TELL THE PEOPLE THAT GOD HAS DELIVERED THEM FROM THESE AGENTS OF DARKNESS THAT WANTS TO CONTINUE TO HOLD US DOWN! i CONGRATULATE OUR PEOPLE FOR THEIR DECISION TO RISE ABOVE PETTINESS, DECEIT AND THE INEPTITUDE OF THE OUT GONE GOVERNMENT.
I DONT WANT TO OVER-FLOG A MATTER THAT HAD BEEN DECIDED, DETERMINED AND THROWN OUT DURING MY FIRST TERM. THEY LOST ON ALL GROUNDS THEN, I WONDER WHY THEY HAVE CHOSEN THESE WILD GOOSE CHASE, BUT AGAIN, I UNDERSTAND THEIR FRUSTRATION. IT IS CLEAR AND THEIR MOTIVE IS TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE NOT SWORN IN. IF YOU ASK ME WHY, I WILL TELL YOU WHAT EVERYBODY IN EKITI KNOWS NOW. OUR PEOPLE KNOWS THAT THE MOMENT AYO FAYOSE IS SWORN IN...THAT MARKS THE END OF APC IN THE ENTIRE SOUTHWEST. THEY KNOW WE WILL DO UNCOMMON THINGS AND I FIGURE THEIR SOOTHSAYERS AND "BABALAWOS" HAVE TOLD THAT MY COMING WOULD CONFINE THEM TO PERMANENT OBLIVION, SO THEY ARE DOING ALL THEY CAN TO MAKE SURE THEY FRUSTRATE US.
I HAVE SAID IT TIME AND AGAIN THAT I WILL CONTINUE TO BE THE ISSUE IN THE POLITICS OF THE STATE. IT IS NOT MY MAKING. GOD IS USING THE PEOPLE TO CHART A NEW COURSE FOR US AS A PEOPLE. I AM ONLY BEING USED AS THE THE DRIVER OF THE NEW EKITI PROJECT WHERE THERE WOULD BE LIFE ABUNDANT FOR THE PEOPLE. IF THAT IS THE CASE, WOULD ANYONE SAY THAT THE PEOPLE WHO ARE THE PASSENGERS SHOULD NOT RAISE A EYEBROW WHEN THE DRIVER, WHO IS STEERING THE WHEELS COMPLAIN OF ANYTHING INIMICAL TO HIS HEALTH , WHICH MAY EVEN LEAD TO CATASTROPHE. THAT IS THE CASE.
IS IT BY DESIGN OR FATE THAT, EVEN WHEN I WAS FAR AWAY, OUTSIDE THE SHORES OF OUR LAND, THE PEOPLE RAISED A FORMIDABLE TEAM TO PROTECT MY INTEREST. I DONT CARE WHAT THEY CALL MY PEOPLE. THE EKITI PEOPLE ARE WISER. THEY DONT MIND THE NAMES YOU CALL THEM. SO LONG AS IT DOESNT STICK, THEY DONT CARE! THEY VOTED YOU OUT BECAUSE YOU DISAPPOINTED THEM, NOW, YOU ARE TELLING THEM THAT "YOU MUST BE THEIR GOVERNOR AT ALL COST". CHECK THE REPUTATION OF THOSE WHO TOOK US TO COURT, THEY HAVE ALWAYS ENJOYED THE PATRONAGE OF THE FAYEMI LED GOVERNMENT SO THEY ARE ONLY PROTECTING THEIR "IKOKO OBE". THEY ARE AFRAID THAT WE WILL OPEN A CAN OF WORMS WHEN WE MOUNT THE SADDLE. YES, WE ARE PREPARED TO LET THE WORLD KNOW THE SHADY UNDERHAND DEALS THEY DID WITH FOUNTAIN HOLDINGS AND OTHER CONTRACTS THEY GOT EVEN WHEN THEY ARE NOT QUALIFIED.

THAT THE PEOPLE LOVE ME WAS DEMONSTRATED WITH THE WAY THEY TROOPED OUT TO STOP A MAN WITH A PENCHANT FOR TAKING BRIBE. THEY KNOW THE APC CAN ATTEMPT TO COMPROMISE THE WORLD'S JUDICIARY BODY IN HAGUE ,SPAIN. THEY ARE KNOWN TO CARRY MONEY EVERYWHERE THEY GO BECAUSE THEY BELIEVE THE JUDICIARY IS A CASH AND CARRY(CAC) MARKET. THEY HAVE FAILED IN THIS REGARD. I AM NOT A LILLY LIVERED FELLOW THAT THEY CAN INTIMIDATE. I WONT WATCH THEM BRAWL BEAT US THROUGH THEIR USUAL ROUTE OF ENGAGING A FEW CORRUPT AND WILLING TOOLS TO TAKE AWAY WHAT RIGHTFULLY BELONG TO THE PEOPLE I AM THE SYMBOL OF THEIR AUTHORITY. THEY LOOK UP TO ME FOR SUCCOUR AND IT IS WRONG TO DENIGRATE AND INTIMIDATE THEM BY TRYING TO SAY THEIR VOTES DOESNT COUNT BECAUSE YOU HAVE A PERSONAL PROBLEM WITH ME I HAVE PAID MY DUES IN POLITICS AND I AM HOPING THAT THEY WOULD NOT LEAVE THE STATE AFTER THEIR TENURE . I WANT THEM TO KNOW THE MEANING OF "SERVICE TO MANKIND". I APPEAL TO OUR PEOPLE TO REMAIN STEADFAST, WATCHFUL, AND PRAYERFUL BECAUSE THE PEOPLE WE ARE DEALING WITH ARE DIABOLIC. THEY KNOW THEY HAVE SOILED THEIR HANDS, SO THEY WILL DO EVERYTHING TO ENSURE THEY ARE COVERED. FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, I WANT TO REITERATE THAT I HAVE NO SKELETON IN MY CUPBOARD. I AM EMINENTLY QUALIFIED TO BE THE GOVERNOR OF EKITI STATE.
IF MY PEOPLE, WHO HAVE BEEN LABELED WITH DIFFERENT NAMES CANNOT PROTECT THEIR RIGHT OF CHOOSING WHO THEY DEEM FIT TO LEAD THEM, THEN, JOHN F. KENNEDY , THE LATE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATE OF AMERICA MAY HAVE TO BE BROUGHT BACK TO LIFE TO RECANT HIS TIMELESS QUOTE THAT SAYS:" THE RIGHTS OF ALL MEN ARE DIMINISHED WHEN THE RIGHTS OF ONE MAN IS THREATENED"..I THANK YOU ALL ONCE MORE. GOD BLESS YOU ALL.
H.E PETER AYODELE FAYOSE
FAYOSETIDE OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO


What kind of Statement is this, Caps all over.
Politics / Re: Lesson About Ekiti-state...ile-iyi, Ile-eye by emmatok: 12:27am On Sep 28
aljharem: Op

Ekiti and Lagos are exactly the same thing in opposite side of the same coin

Both were part of benin
Both have governors imposed on them

Both are tired of APC lead tinubu

Love your write up

LOL
Politics / Re: PHOTOS Show Boko Haram’s Leader ‘shekau’ Was Captured ALIVE And Executed by emmatok: 12:22am On Sep 28
Descartes: Am sure you're not a Security Agent. How did you know that no Info was extracted from him. Please learn how to write and reason professionally before accusing them of unprofessionalism. Thanks

My friend what they did in that video was unprofessional, that was how they kill Yusuf in full glare and BH assault increased.
We Nigerians don't learn we forget so fast.
Politics / Re: Jonathan Does Not Deserve A Second Term – Okogie by emmatok: 12:13am On Sep 28
Dmacaw:

it's you that needs a lesson in History even the expired cardinal confirmed himself it was under his leadership as CAN President that Nigeria was registered as an OIC state and he couldn't do anything about it, he gave IBB/ Abacha tough time in what way? And corruption and breach of human rights rained supreme during those administration. the current CAN President has recorded greater success than previous president under his leadership he stopped the introduction of Islamic banking, he stood against establishment of grazing reserves across Nigeria for Fulani herdsmen, the cardinal was dumb during the early days of Boko Haram when Oritsejafor was drawing the worlds attention to it, The cardinal is not political but has long before now asked GEJ not to contest in 2015 but sees everything bad in Oritsejafor supporting the president, Even if GEJ is a bad leader if he has good support from people he would be compelled to do the right thing.... The cardinal has done more harm than good with this acerbic attack on the current CAN Leadership he is trying to pull down the house he claimed he helped to set up, why is he bringing up perspnal issues of jet and University? this is jealousy. what happened to fair hearing what true report do we all have to indict Oritsejafor in this arm deal/laundering scandal? aside a leased aircraft to a company chattered for transportation or since when has been friends with the president become a crime in Nigeria? Posterity will judge all men for our actions and inactions today it's Okogie if he took his stand in the 80's maybe we won't have had Boko Haram today.

I would have replied you with an intellectual discourse, but i realize you are arguing emotionally.
How did Pastor Ayo stop Islamic Banking , you probably don't know an Islamic bank exist in Nigeria.
And tell us why a Senior Cardinal with the Catholic church be envying AYO.

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Politics / Re: Jonathan Does Not Deserve A Second Term – Okogie by emmatok: 10:34pm On Sep 27
shift15: The cardinal was the President of CAN for 8 years. What was he doing as CAN head when there is no church in the North that has C of O for their land? What did he do when El-Rufai revoked allocation of Catholic church in Central Area, Abuja for no just cause? What did he do when the government was using Nigeria resources to build National Mosque while Ecumerical Centre was lying waste? It took the effort of Rochas Okorocha and Obasanjo under Bishop Sunday Mbang as CAN president to build the National church, what was his role in the 8 years of CAN President? It took Sunday Mbang to stop lopsidedness in Pilgrim sponsorship in Nigeria, what role did he play? It is on record that no single church in Abuja has C of O for their church building until recently, what role did he play throughout his boastful good 8 years as CAN president?
Cardinal Okogie should not bore us with his rhetoric of failure of CAN, they (leaders of Catholic) have already pull out of CAN and CAN is still standing.

You need a lesson in history here, Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie, was an activists clergy, this man gave IBB and Abacha tough time.
Pastor Ayo on the other hand is the first CAN leader eating,sleeping, and drinking in ASO rock,

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Politics / Re: SCOAN: New CCTV Footage Shows Moment Building Crushed Victims (VIDEO) by emmatok: 11:36am On Sep 27
That's dust and not smoke, the building caved in from the first floor. Which is confirmed by the second video.

I noticed the time on 2 cameras are different,one shows 12:44 and another 1:30.

Finally the three plans don't look similar.
Politics / Re: Ayo Fayose's Supporter And Ex-ekiti NURTW Chairman Has Just Been SHOT Dead. by emmatok: 7:47am On Sep 26
aljharem:

My friend you are a lair and big one for that matter. You are also paid to do so that is why I can say much. It is your job to lie to Nigerians.

Now ever since the 2006 after Tinubu tenure, violence has increase in the SW because ONE MAN/PARTY is funding it. If Adedibu was alive, he will be in APC by now

We have seen how desperate Tinubu and his party is and how they have killed scores of politicians just to get power. It is only in Lagos and indeed the SW you will see likes of Tunde Poly, Oluomo of Lagos etc MEGA BILLIONAIRE TOUTS to even a point the BBC documented it.

Only in Lagos that a tout will own a brand new car and build houses in Lekki.

Stop lying to Nigerians, APC has empowered touts in the SW. These are being funded by the Jagaban himself

Just shut it.
Are you trying to compare OGD violence prone government to current peaceful Amoson.
Or Akaka war in Oyo with quiet Ajomobi.

Fayose was the worst governor to ever ruled Ekiti, the guy keep fighting everybody including OBJ, his godfather, until he was kicked out.

You're probably suffering from shot memories.

OBJ most be rolling on the floor LOL.

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Politics / Re: Pandemonium In Ekiti High Court As Ayo Fayose Slaps Judge Orders Beating by emmatok: 1:05pm On Sep 25
People really have shot memories.
Fayose has always been a thug.

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Politics / Re: Pandemonium In Ekiti High Court As Ayo Fayose Slaps Judge Orders Beating by emmatok: 12:47pm On Sep 25
Why is Fayose afraid of the Judiciary, if he is innocent he should go to court and defend himself.
Beating-up the Judge show he doesn't respect democratic institutions.
Hope GEJ is watching.

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Politics / Re: $9.3m Arms Deal: PDP Reps In $20,000 Bribery Scandal - Madaki's Confession by emmatok: 12:22pm On Sep 25
Loving this.
Politics / Re: Oba Of Lagos’ Bombshell: I Shared Abacha’s Bribe To Yoruba Monarchs by emmatok: 12:11am On Sep 25
aljharem:

Exactly we should support and promote each other and not bring each other down.

Yes you are right, Maybe because we yorubas are sophisticated and hate being betrayed

Tinubu too is the only yoruba that didn't support a yoruba from being the rep leader.


Since you decamped to PDP your fight against Tinubu is increasingly great.
I hope they pay you well for this.

And when did you become Yoruba.
Politics / Re: So The APC Lawmakers Walked Out Of The Floor Of House Of Representatives by emmatok: 11:44pm On Sep 24
acidosisTM:

If N50,000 is what we need to test the integrity of a full-grown family man, then we are on a "lonnnnng thing."

What exactly will he do with N50k? Tell his readers that the building didn't collapse?

You are on a long thing if you believe the money is what we call bribe..
Bribe for what exactly?

Why offer 50K to journalists not on his payroll.
Politics / Re: Boko Haram Negotiator Stephen Davis Opens Up Again by emmatok: 12:13am On Sep 23
gunuvi:
very very well he can liar ooooo

LOL,where did he lied, even Asari know the man.
Politics / Re: Azeez Ashake Shot Dead In Isale-Eko by emmatok: 12:02am On Sep 23
ola6:

Leave that boy. I guess he is paranoid. No need to heighten his paranoia.

Dont mind him, IBO businessmen in Lagos dont like trouble o.
When they smell trouble miles away, they lock their shops and move out.

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Politics / Re: Azeez Ashake Shot Dead In Isale-Eko by emmatok: 11:59pm On Sep 22
bossmini84:
U are highly delusional if u think so. silly dog I am also yourba. Ur statment is fallacy of hasty generalization.

How did you become Yoruba overnight.
Everybody is claiming to be Yoruba these days

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Politics / Re: CHAIRMAN Of PDP Board Of Trustees, Chief Tony Anenih Is The Tactician In Chief by emmatok: 11:46pm On Sep 22
Mogidi: Anenih's sagacity is renown in Nigeria but more so in Edo state. It was Anenih who dumped the worst governor in history Lucky Igbinedion to pitch tent with Oshiomhole. It was through working with Anenih that the courts overturned Osunbor's reign, thus making Oshiomhole our governor.

Anenih has the staying power of Awolowo, the manipulative strenght of Babangida and best of all, the oral skills of Obama, you really need to be in his presence.

Anenih has surpassed Anthony Enahoro (the man who moved the motion for independence) as the greatest politician ever to come from Edo state.

There is no one like Anenih, he's a rare breed, Baba Anenih I hail O0oo.

According to Anenih, if only one person votes next year, that vote will be PDPs, let me not say too much.

Watch this space.

Please haba
Politics / Re: Azeez Ashake Shot Dead In Isale-Eko by emmatok: 11:42pm On Sep 22
Chinom:

Is'nt that exactly what i'm saying. NO BODY IS SAFE. The Yorubas the least. So please i urge all you people from Osun, Ondo,Oyo, Ekiti and Ogun not to incite or instigate any problem for the sake of the Indigenous Lagosians. When the rage starts, you will leave them and run to your villages in the SW. They have no where else to go.


Stop talking ignorantly, if Lagos start boiling today hardly will you see any Yoruba man leave, because they got nowhere to run to, its their land.
But others IBO, Hausa e.t.c always relocate.
Most IBOs trading in Lagos Island(Idumota, adeniji e.t.c) don't live on Lagos Island, most come from Orile amd Mile 2 axis(festac e.t.c)

Lagos Island residents are mostly Yorubas, you can go there on Sunday and see how many IBOs stays on Lagos Island

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Politics / Re: Azeez Ashake Shot Dead In Isale-Eko by emmatok: 11:07pm On Sep 22
Chinom:

Politics is entirely your business. When it comes to territory, you don't have any f*cking controle over that. The only territory you can claim in Nigeria is the little flat you live in or the plot of land you own in Lagos. Outside that you have no claim to any other piece of territory in Lagos by virtue of just being a Yoruba man. So, stop issueing threats. They are totally empty and baseless. You cannot enforce it anyway. You probably bought your plot of land in Lagos the same way the man from Anambra, Enugu, Edo, Akwa Ibom or Kano bought his. Hence, you have NO special claim by virtue of being Yoruba. Nigeria is still governed by the rule of law. Lagos just happens to be just one state out the 36.

To put it bluntly, you lot can kill each other over politics. When it comes to territory, you could be the one that gets killed. So back off !!

I am 100% sure u don't live in Lagos, because when Lagos start boiling no body is safe.
SO stop hiding behind your keyboard creating trouble.

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Politics / Re: Oritsejafor And Company: Tainted And Jittery - Nasir El-rufai by emmatok: 11:19pm On Sep 17
Anthony Olubunmi Okogie is the best CAN president i have ever known, this worked with activist against military rule in Nigeria .

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Politics / Re: Seized Aircraft: CAN Attacks El Rufai, Lai Mohammed by emmatok: 2:50pm On Sep 17
Oritsejafor from all indications has a hand in the whole scandal. Why should a Bishop who acquired an aircraft supposedly for mission work lease same to Government to seal a deal on arms importation? Does mission or ministration work involves arms importation or security services?

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Religion / Re: Atheist Must Swear To God -- Or Leave US Air Force by emmatok: 11:29pm On Sep 16
EnlightenedSoul:

Those "personal sentiments" are valid. They infringe on his rights. This is a man who has served happily under the old pledge. His patriotism isn't in question here.

Let's agree to disagree..

We are talking about the MILITARY here, personal sentiments are not allowed.
You obey first before appeals.
As I said, if he doesn't like the rule he either get out of the Military or pressure legislators to change it.

Even lawyers have rules that override their sentiments.
Religion / Re: Atheist Must Swear To God -- Or Leave US Air Force by emmatok: 10:29pm On Sep 15
EnlightenedSoul:

How is it not an issue of religious belief?



Why must they?

Are you saying a national pledge is not binding on her citizens due to his/her religious believe?

The ARMED FORCES are supposed to be the most patriotic people in any Nation, and if they start disobeying the country's rule its Treason.

The best thing to do is push the politician to amend the laws by removing the word GOD, and not disobeying law due to personal sentiments.

Remember we use to have O GOD CREATIONS but now the have ARISE O COMPATRIOTS.
Religion / Re: Atheist Must Swear To God -- Or Leave US Air Force by emmatok: 12:09am On Sep 15
MissMeiya:

It is.

They don't.
I don't get you?
Religion / Re: Atheist Must Swear To God -- Or Leave US Air Force by emmatok: 11:43pm On Sep 14
EnlightenedSoul: The original pledge actually didn't include the "under God" portion, which was added in 1954. It used to read: "I pledge allegiance to my flag and (to*) the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."

Now it's: "I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

The issue here is that citizens should be free to exercise the religious beliefs or non-belief as they see fit, and the government shouldn't be advocating for or against supernatural agents. You can believe what you want regarding religion, but you don't get to co-opt the power of the state, or our shared civic institutions to gain an advantage in pushing religious based views on the rest of society, especially children who are more easily indoctrinated as a captive audience. I bring children into this because children as young as kindergarten age are taught to face the US flag and pledge their allegiance using the above words. They're essentially being told to make a pledge of allegiance to a government before even understanding what it means offer allegiance.

As for the US military, trust me they have plenty of Atheists. They simply utter the words "under God" without meaning.



It is not an issue of religious belief, but a standard procedure.

If the word GOD is in the pledge, then every American soldier must say it.
Computers / Re: Windows 9 Is Coming. This Is What It Looks Like by emmatok: 9:25pm On Sep 14
Bawss1: ^ Of course we are users, who else is the OS made for if not the end user?

I have VLC media player working on my Win 8.1 device just fine. If you can't find an app in the Store you can still install the .exe file as you would on Win 7. With Win 8 you can install legacy applications as well as the mobile versions(if its available in the Store) How is this a bad thing?

Any company that is in need of an upgrade and refuses Win8/8.1 because of it's novelty needs to take a hard look at its IT department.

People are just spreading FUD about Win8.1

Sorry the highest user of Windows OS and Servers are companies and corporate clients.
Users buy preinstalled OEM, while While companies buy multiple licence.
And MS makes much of thier money from multiple licence.

IT department don't migrate to new platform any how, they consider the usefulness , cost implications and time. If Windows7 can perform everything we want why do we need Windows8?

On the VLC issue, I stated clearly that various versions of the software works well on Windows 8, but the App store only recognize VLC for Windows 8. And that is common with many other applications.

This is a major flaw, because developers are now forced the write applications for Windows8 store plAtform.
That's why a lot of fake applications are floating on Windows 8 app store

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