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Penndems Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-31-07 12:59 PM
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5. They're charging a king's ransom for music licensing fees
It's absolutely absurd.
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  -"WKRP in Cincinnati" Fans: List of DVD music changes (the news isn't good) Penndems  Mar-31-07 12:06 PM   #0 
  - Guess I won't be buying it  electricmonk   Mar-31-07 12:47 PM   #1 
  - I cancelled my order on amazon.com  Penndems   Mar-31-07 12:52 PM   #2 
  - Yep there's still some up.  electricmonk   Mar-31-07 05:18 PM   #18 
  - That one strikes me as particularly weird  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-31-07 12:55 PM   #4 
  - man the record companies in this country are worse than the mafia  idgiehkt   Mar-31-07 12:52 PM   #3 
  - They're charging a king's ransom for music licensing fees  Penndems   Mar-31-07 12:59 PM   #5 
  - Damn. Then what's the point of buying it?  AngryOldDem   Mar-31-07 01:09 PM   #6 
  - From one purist to another . . .  Penndems   Mar-31-07 01:18 PM   #7 
     - If the shows were made with a 'perpetual use' license, this would be a non-issue...  HypnoToad   Mar-31-07 05:01 PM   #12 
        - Fox's attitude towards their DVD releases is the same as their network programming  Penndems   Mar-31-07 05:08 PM   #14 
  - I know this sounds stupid, but this is the same reason I wont buy the Beavis and Butthead DVDs  Cannikin   Mar-31-07 01:57 PM   #8 
  - the same issue is why MTV has yet to release daria! on dvd n/t  HuffleClaw   Mar-31-07 03:18 PM   #9 
  - Without the original music, it ain't WKRP in Cincinnati.  KitchenWitch   Mar-31-07 03:19 PM   #10 
  - They had another option:  HypnoToad   Mar-31-07 04:58 PM   #11 
  - I would gladly cough up the extra dough to have the episodes intact  Penndems   Mar-31-07 05:05 PM   #13 
  - same deal with northern exposure...  QuestionAll   Mar-31-07 05:09 PM   #15 
  - You're kidding! How could anybody hack up "Northern Exposure" like that?  Penndems   Mar-31-07 05:14 PM   #16 
     - it's the liscensing for the original music.  QuestionAll   Mar-31-07 05:18 PM   #17 
        - That is a real shame  Penndems   Mar-31-07 05:25 PM   #20 
  - I wonder if this is going to be an issue with My Name is Earl  pokerfan   Mar-31-07 05:25 PM   #19 
  - the newer shows will probably be fine-  QuestionAll   Mar-31-07 08:27 PM   #26 
     - It's just all so stupid  pokerfan   Apr-01-07 08:31 AM   #27 
  - Four simple words  Prisoner_Number_Six   Mar-31-07 06:00 PM   #21 
  - Thanks - I've bookmarked this service  Penndems   Mar-31-07 06:08 PM   #22 
     - Check your PM  Prisoner_Number_Six   Mar-31-07 06:15 PM   #23 
        - Done and answered  Penndems   Mar-31-07 06:20 PM   #24 
  - This is so stupid  deutsey   Mar-31-07 07:49 PM   #25 
  - At least they DID cut "That Old Time Rock n Roll"  gmoney   Apr-01-07 08:51 AM   #28 
  - The lawyers with the RIAA just do not get it  ikojo   Apr-01-07 09:05 AM   #29 
 

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