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  • Feb 20th, 2012 @ 7:27pm


    An industry that can afford to buy and sell congressmen is not an industry that is "failing". The fact is, they have been to successful. It's past time to regulate the entertainment industries. It's past time that the artists got a bigger cut, some of the middlemen are cut out, and at the same time prices are slashed.

    Black March should become a lifetime thing. Boycott the labels, and support the artists directly. Buy independent music, buy from labels that oppose ACTA and TPP.

    Screw the rich bastids!

  • Sep 22nd, 2010 @ 8:29am


    In Europe, yes. The courts won't even consider protecting an "ineffective" DRM. That DVD protection thing has been broken for so long, anyone who attempted to prosecute anyone in Europe for bypassing it would be laughed out of court.