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You probably don't remember the Twilight Zone episode where aliens arrive from outer space apparently only bringing friendship and help. They offer new technology and solutions to all Mankind's problems. In return, they only ask for us to trust them.

Their leader leaves behind a book written in the alien's native tongue. Right away, the best cryptographers set to work decoding the strange language. Experts conclude after multiple tests that the aliens are indeed telling the truth.

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I love the irony

The article is written by a person who hawks the FileEngine product line which is basically a monthly "bend over" fee to do virtually nothing.

Yet that same person writes about how vendors need to stop gouging the small business owner.

PT Barnum - the man knew his people.

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