[HoM] Foil-hatted IRCop’s Inferiority Tantrum

Some great amusement with the newest “Hall of Morons” entry. This is someone that should really know better, but clearly has trouble differentiating reality from wild-assed claims with no evidence. Alas, Seethe42 has a particularly strong Reality Distortion Field around him. It’s no surprise then that when the channel took the political compass test a […]
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IPO Admits Censorship Overreach in Consultation Response

The ongoing saga with the UK Intellectual Property Office has taken a few steps forward, since I last talked about it. The situation at present is that they have admitted that some of the redactions were improper, and defended others. Details on what and why follow…. So, I hadn’t shared this with the wide world […]
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UK IPO Redacts Responses Critical of Rights Societies

A major tool in policy-making is the Consultation. It is often the only way for regular members of the public to have any sort of input in the legislative process. The problem comes when these consultations are skewed towards a set response, or worse, evidence is ignored or suppressed; such as in the publication of […]
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[HoM] Rant Factor 9, Scotty

A quick one, but perhaps the funnier for it. What do you do when you don’t bother to check basic facts, or guidelines? Well, if you’re like one person, you go on a rant. A quick one, but perhaps the funnier for it. What do you do when you don’t bother to check basic facts, […]
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[HoM] First Two-Time Moron!

There is just something stupid about people sometimes. They act without thinking, they don’t check facts, and they believe they’re always right, despite evidence to the contrary. It’s bad enough when this happens once, but for it to happen twice is incredibly bad. Yet it HAS happened, as a previous Hall of Morons entrant decided […]
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[HoM] I wrote this guide on this topic I don’t know…

There are idiots everywhere, but not many make pumpkins look smart. If you’re going to write a guide, for instance, then you REALLY need to know your topic. If you don’t know your topic, then DON’T WRITE A GUIDE BOOK ABOUT IT. Often it makes you look stupid, but on occasion, can cause a LOT […]
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