John Paczkowski

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I informed them I was the owner, but they refused to give the stuff back. They showed me the Craigslist printout and told me they had the right to do what they did.They were like a pack of vultures. They honestly thought that because it appeared on the Internet it was true. It boggles the mind.”

–Robert Salisbury of Jacksonville, Ore., who found people pillaging his home after a post on Craigslist said that he was giving away his possessions.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work