Monday, January 5, 2009

Anti-Copyright-Bias Example of the Day

From the LA Times tech blog's daily "Around the Web" feature:
-- The Recording Industry Assn. of America has broken up with MediaSentry, the company it hired to dig up dirt on file-sharers for lawsuits. WSJ
Not "hired to collect evidence" or "hired to help prepare legal cases against" -- but "hired to dig up dirt." Keep in mind that this "dig[ging] up dirt" consisted of nothing more than documenting publicly available information that those using p2p software willingly expose to the world.

1 comment:

  1. I also like the use of "broken up with." Totally didn't know those two were dating.


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