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Daniel Brandt
post Sun 13th March 2011, 6:18pm
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The road to becoming evil is paved with good intentions.

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The quote is from this page, "Appendix A: Advertising and Mixed Motives"
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Daniel Brandt
post Sat 2nd April 2011, 10:04pm
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Jon Awbrey
post Sun 3rd April 2011, 12:09am
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Too late, Daniel, the Great Third Millennium Culture War was over before it started —

• Cracycracy — Won (by a land $lide)
• Democracy — Lost (no show at all)

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post Tue 5th April 2011, 2:23am
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Now that's just silly, Daniel. Google would only offer an opt-out if it was forced by Germany or China or something.
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Truthout • Google May Face Antitrust Investigation
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post Thu 14th April 2011, 7:33pm
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This article goes into the Google antitrust situation in the U.S. more thoroughly than any I've seen on this topic.
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Consumer WatchdogAs Americans Ponder Their Fair Share of Income Tax, Consumer Watchdog Urges No Tax Holiday for Global Giants Like Google That Use Dodgy Tax Avoidance Schemes
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