Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Lets All Measure Dicks

This comic is aimed at Donald Trump. I have done one comic on him previously and I intend to do many more as the general election draws nearer.

I abhor almost everything Donald Trump has said. Beyond that, he incites violence and thus has earned my condemnation. I don't support anyone rushing him while he's speaking on stage, but I think in any fair society Trump wouldn't get a single vote.

Trump would have lost by now and lost badly. Afterwards he would retire to a life of waiting tables for the remainder of his days.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Certified Political Expert

This week I decided to take on the controversy of the FBI asking Apple to create a backdoor in their software to open up the phone of the San Bernardino shooter.

I am staunchly opposed to this action because my understanding of the situation is that if a tech company creates a backdoor for the government, any government and any cyber criminal will be able to use it. I think the FBI has good intentions here, but they are wrong. I think they lack a fundamental understanding of the consequences of creating such a backdoor. The idea that the FBI can ask for the information on just one phone suggests they don't understand the ramifications of what they ask for.

I also don't entirely buy that it is just one phone. The FBI is clearly trying to bring this to court, to congress, in order to set a precedent. Privacy is an important right and we should not throw it away for a little added security.