Not to mention anyone can walk in to a shop and buy a drone. Not everyone has the means to buy and maintain a plane or even the knowledge to fly. I'd have to agree with your apples and oranges assessment.
Like you, I'm not weighing in on the regulation. I tend shy away from increases in govt...
I'd be all over this if there were a good deal on a mitx board. The two cheapest at microcenter are $119. That price is a bit difficult to swallow as I bought as a B450 ASRock mitx board for $69 with the $30 combo discount.
Do we feel this will be the regular 2600x sale price?
It wasn't clear, but I was not referring to your post with that comment. I was attempting to use your post to refute those that would bring up Intel's R&D budget as reason why AMD is doomed.
Mega6, I updated my previous post to hopefully better convey the point I attempting to make.
In regards to the finance discussions being brought up, specifically Intel's larger R&D expenditures.
Mega6's post does a good job illustrating that an R&D budget is only part of the overall picture...