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howaboutme Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-20-10 12:43 PM
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19. BUT BUT BUT......So, if copyright ability is expanded
where does that leave information sources?

1. It leaves us without information unless it is filtered through the "OK Corral Police Incorporated"

2. Just like the DMCA it gives self proclaimed holders of copyright information the right to censor and control the message.

3. Have we forgotten about RIGHTHAVEN suing Democratic Underground and being defended by the EFF? That is exactly what this bill will aggravate.

4. When EFF talks - I listen. When Senators vote I listen with a grain of salt and a big dose of cynicism and look for self serving agendas.

5. EFF.org VEHEMENTLY as well as noted founding members of the internet community oppose this bill on the basis that it is not in the people's interest.
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  -The 19 Senators Who Voted To Censor The Internet DearAbby  Nov-20-10 01:41 AM   #0 
  - I dont understand how people could say one thing  DearAbby   Nov-20-10 01:42 AM   #1 
  - Seriously?  laconicsax   Nov-20-10 01:45 AM   #2 
  - I didnt say I was unaware of it  DearAbby   Nov-20-10 01:49 AM   #6 
     - Thanks for clarifying.  laconicsax   Nov-20-10 01:55 AM   #7 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-20-10 01:45 AM   #3 
  - I can. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Nov-20-10 01:48 AM   #4 
  - Al Franken???  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-20-10 01:48 AM   #5 
  - It isn't just Franken!  pnorman   Nov-20-10 03:54 AM   #12 
     - DU likes things black & white, but then it makes it hard to explain away Feingold & Franken,  elocs   Nov-20-10 04:18 AM   #13 
  - K&R  The Northerner   Nov-20-10 02:18 AM   #8 
  - I'd like to be surprised to see Al Frankens name on that list  rcrush   Nov-20-10 02:20 AM   #9 
  - I was  DearAbby   Nov-20-10 02:31 AM   #10 
  - How does Al Franken justify his vote?...anybody?  OKDem08   Nov-20-10 02:45 AM   #11 
  - Possibly he believes copyright should mean something?  Donald Ian Rankin   Nov-20-10 06:50 AM   #16 
  - So many Democrats!  cartouch100   Nov-20-10 05:22 AM   #14 
  - I'm afraid I'm with Franken, Feingold etc on this one.  Donald Ian Rankin   Nov-20-10 06:49 AM   #15 
  - Yea, what he said.  SKKY   Nov-20-10 07:01 AM   #17 
  - BUT BUT BUT......So, if copyright ability is expanded  howaboutme   Nov-20-10 12:43 PM   #19 
     - This is about content; it's nothing to do with information.  Donald Ian Rankin   Nov-20-10 05:44 PM   #23 
  - Russ Feingold is never wrong.  lostnfound   Nov-20-10 07:33 AM   #18 
  - They voted to move out of committee, not to pass it. The headline is a joke.  PeaceNikki   Nov-20-10 12:46 PM   #20 
  - Franken? FEINGOLD? WTF!?!  Odin2005   Nov-20-10 12:49 PM   #21 
  - (dupe delete)  JackRiddler   Nov-20-10 12:55 PM   # 
  - This is a dupe and there's one with more detailed replies...  JackRiddler   Nov-20-10 12:55 PM   #22 
 

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