Remember this one? Billy and the Beaters:
Oh, come on. You listened to him, everybody did! Billy Joel:
Tracy Nelson with her song that Linda Ronstadt made famous:
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I often argue with people about the stifling effect of lifelong copyright, but I could never come up with a good example of why. Now I have one.
Copyright law’s grip on film, music and software barely touches the fashion industry … and fashion benefits in both innovation and sales, says Johanna Blakley. At TEDxUSC 2010, she talks about what all creative industries can learn from fashion’s free culture
Bonnie Raitt’s cover of the Lenny Welch song:
I forgot to write about this yesterday – there was so much shit hitting the fan at once. But yes, it brings new gloss to the concept of a two-tiered justice system, doesn’t it? Particularly since those losing their homes through banking fraud and deception were told to suck up and deal, lest you not learn your lesson.
And the constitutional law professor doesn’t know or care what that does to our republic.