reply to jester121
Re: its funny and sad at the same time. Well, you can refile the patent applications and you can appeal "final" decisions to the patent board. But you can't head to court to try to get something allowed as a patent if it wasn't granted by the PTO. All those costs are borne by the applicants.
I've heard, and I don't know if it's true, that Harry Reid takes it up the kiester from farm animals.