Wed, 15 Jan 2003

Disney Wins, Eldred (and everyone else) Loses (via /.)

"The upshot is that no works produced in the United States after the 1920's will ever go out of copyright." Money gets what money wants. No surprises.

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Has the great art and mystery of politics no apparent utility? Does it
appear to be unqualifiedly ratty, raffish, sordid, obscene and low down,
and its salient virtuosi a gang of umitigated scoundrels? Then let us
not forget its high capacity to soothe and tickel the midriff, its
incomparable services as a maker of entertainment.
— H. L. Mencken, “A Carnival of Buncombe”