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RE: [dvd-discuss] Petition for rational copyright law
- To: dvd-discuss(at)eon.law.harvard.edu
- Subject: RE: [dvd-discuss] Petition for rational copyright law
- From: microlenz(at)earthlink.net
- Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2003 18:41:24 -0700
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On 10 Jun 2003 at 14:05, Richard Hartman wrote:
Subject: RE: [dvd-discuss] Petition for rational copyright law
Date sent: Tue, 10 Jun 2003 14:05:17 -0700
From: "Richard Hartman" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Jim Bauer [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2003 7:38 AM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Re: [dvd-discuss] Petition for rational copyright law
> > On 05-Jun-2003 Noah silva wrote:
> > >
> > > Why do you think this? The registry system could be incredibly
> > > simple. Everyone registers their copyrights now, just that
> > it's not as
> > > organized or simple as it could be. I agree that every
> > copyright should
> > > be assigned a number, and be in an easily searchable
> > database. Then when
> > > a book or CD says "Copyright No. 76245674", you could hop
> > on copyright.gov
> > > and check out the details of the copyright, when it
> > expires, when/how many
> > > times it was renewed, owner transfers, etc.
> > Don't forget that (most) every email you send is also
> > copyrighted. Be sure
> > to bcc the copyright registration database for all your emails. Wait,
> > that won't work, need need the registration number before you send it.
> > Oh well, just add a few more steps to every message you send.
> You don't need the number before you send if we route all
> emails through the copyright center, where they get recorded
> and stamped with their copyright number before being sent on
> to their actual destination . . .
Truly "Total Informational Awareness" (TIA) ooopppssss...that's now "Terrorist
Informational Awareness"...or was that Carnivore?
> -Richard M. Hartman
> 186,000 mi/sec: not just a good idea, it's the LAW!