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JokeNormally I wouldn't post a joke. Now imagine Michael Martin saying it PinprotectorPete O'Hanlon5-Mar-13 21:00 
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harold aptroot wrote:
The article has some good points, certainly, but:

What article? Ah, nvm - google still works Wink | ;)
 
harold aptroot wrote:
Teaching them that illegal downloads are illegal is pointless. They'll do it
anyway.

So you also teach your kids how to steal, because teaching them that it is illegal is pointless?
 
In my opinion problem with safety online is very similar to sex. Most parrents want to forget they have children ("here is tv/games, get out of my way now") then they are surprised kids are not used to talk to them.
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"My software never has bugs. It just develops random features."

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