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  • (Score: -1, Flamebait) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday December 06, @06:47PM (4 children)

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday December 06, @06:47PM (#606273)

    This resource is no longer valid. Please return to the beginning and try again.

    How about fix your fucking web site.

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  • (Score: 2, Funny) by Anonymous Coward on Thursday December 07, @03:00PM (2 children)

    by Anonymous Coward on Thursday December 07, @03:00PM (#606805)

    You're using the web browser wrong.

    • (Score: 0, Flamebait) by Ethanol-fueled on Saturday December 09, @07:27PM (1 child)

      by Ethanol-fueled (2792) Subscriber Badge on Saturday December 09, @07:27PM (#607753) Homepage

      I don't think this is a legitimate complaint for SoylentNews, but I do believe it is legitimate for other sites.

      For example, GitHub and others like them. I prefer to run an older version of FireFox with all my favorite plugins installed, then one day, I went to GitHub and got a nag to upgrade and -- worst of all -- the "download repo" button didn't work. At all.

      Now, I can understand more subtle functionality on more complicated structures and components being borked, but having that one simple button do fucking nothing (and other sites that try to flat-out disable all of the website) is just willful malice. Of course, this is Github we're talking about, so their staff are a bunch of fat pink-haired Jews, and Jews of course are annoying for the sake of being annoying. Fortunately, user-agent switchers are a thing.

      " B-but muh Git command line! "

      When doing research in real time looking for code to s̶t̶e̶a̶l̶ be inspired by, clicking the damn button in the browser is really the quickest way. I just might be pushed into the latest version of Firefox as soon as suitable substitutes for the plugins I like are available and stable -- and no, not just ad and script-blocking shit.

      • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Tuesday December 26, @01:01AM

        by Anonymous Coward on Tuesday December 26, @01:01AM (#614181)

        Stupid version checks like this are what drove me to move to PaleMoon and disable sending user agent info.

  • (Score: -1, Offtopic) by Anonymous Coward on Friday December 08, @05:37PM

    by Anonymous Coward on Friday December 08, @05:37PM (#607284)

    Even people who find penises attractive aren't going to be amused at your dripping, diseased, dangling bit of flesh. And, there's probably not enough antibiotic in the world to fix that thing. Just cover it up, and keep it secret, alright?