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RE: [dvd-discuss] JackBoots Really Just Wants People to be Happy

Since wrapping sometimes causes long links to wrap,
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to that article:

-Richard M. Hartman

186,000 mi/sec: not just a good idea, it's the LAW!

> -----Original Message-----
> From: microlenz@earthlink.net [mailto:microlenz@earthlink.net]
> Sent: Friday, October 25, 2002 6:25 PM
> To: dvd-discuss@eon.law.harvard.edu
> Subject: [dvd-discuss] JackBoots Really Just Wants People to be Happy
> http://www.backstage.com/backstage/features/article_display.js
> p?vnu_content_id=1
> 746587
> MPAA president and CEO Jack Valenti said that in actuality the
>  resolution was decidedly anti-consumer. "If this resolution is
>   implemented, then consumer choice would be limited," he
>   said. "Who in their right mind would put their movies on the
>   Internet? It would frustrate the ability of copyright owners to
>   distribute to the consumer in convenient ways."
> He means that the cows have no grass after the sheepsih MPAA 
> has cut it down to 
> the ground...