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Evil Is What Sergey Says Is Evil. So Is Nepotism.

Me, I'm in for Felony Wi-Fi Use. So … Murder 1, Huh?

But Those Radio Stations Are Giving Away Free Music!

Finally, a Hard Drive Large Enough to Run Windows Vista …

What's Next? Marching Bands?

Is He Strong? Listen Bud, Dan Glickman's Got Radioactive Blood.

Symantec Ships Norton SystemDoesn'tWorks 2007

Time for Your Lithium, MPAA …

Charge It to Ballmer's Centurion Card–It's Got a $6 Billion Limit

Free Your Mind … And Your AACS Will Follow

Dude, You're Getting a Lawsuit

The Frienemy of My Frienemy Is My Enemiend


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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