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moslydeaf  ·  14 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Silicon Valley is approaching its anxiety the way it knows best: with more tech.

Pessimist sees the worse in everything, more at 11.

moslydeaf  ·  51 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Judge In Opioid Trial Rules Johnson & Johnson Must Pay Oklahoma $572 Million

I agree that another company will by the assets and fill the gap in the market left. The human cost of the transition is hard to swallow though. It brings up the question, If we have let certain companies gain such control on the health of the nation, what amount of sacrifice is too much to re establish independence from them?

The first step at would be to change monopoly on production of a drug maybe, but that's a whole other rabbit whole with its own drawbacks.

My post was influenced by emotion. You're right, it's a complicated issue. I'm not sure there will be an easy solution.

moslydeaf  ·  52 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Judge In Opioid Trial Rules Johnson & Johnson Must Pay Oklahoma $572 Million

    Worldwide sales for the full-year 2018 were $81.6 billion

Maybe if all 50 states can make a case it will be something of impact. I'm of the opinion J&J, and the other 2 corporations charged in Oklahoma, should be barred from doing business in America. Let a competitor come in who isn't going to create a drug epidemic that will be a burden on families, hospitals, and taxpayers for the next 20+ years if not longer. It could be argued they've created a problem that will never be solved completely if you consider the addiction rates of those raised in homes with a parent who is an addict. I'm not sure if it is possible to bar someone from operating in America but in a perfect world it would be.

moslydeaf  ·  52 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The History of the Lock and Key

I enjoyed the history portion of the article.

I'd never went to put myself in a situation where something electronic malfunctioning prevents me getting to something I need to. If I need to see who is coming and going I'd use a camera. I cant say my opinion wouldn't change if it concerned a business and the people coming and going werent just friends and family.

moslydeaf  ·  55 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: American Green

That app sounds enjoyable to use. What is the name of it?

What policies are you referencing?

moslydeaf  ·  107 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: About Face: death and surrender to power in the clothing of men.

Pretty fair review. I enjoyed how much research he put into subcultures and fashion through the series. How much is real or embellished i dont know, but that few things I've looked up have held true to descriptions in the books.