[kwlug-disc] pity the copyright lobbyists

Russell McOrmond russellmcormond at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 10:01:10 EDT 2011


On Wed, Apr 13, 2011 at 6:59 PM, unsolicited <unsolicited at swiz.ca> wrote:
> Russell McOrmond wrote, On 04/13/2011 1:32 PM:
>>  Bill C-32 would have had the effect of a massive increase of the
>> price of blank audio recording media such as CD's.
>
> Truth is stranger than fiction?

  I think asking about this in debates, given the bogus
http://ipodtax.ca attack ad, might be rather interesting to watch and
report on.

-- 
Russell McOrmond, Internet Consultant: <http://www.flora.ca/>
Please help us tell the Canadian Parliament to protect our property
rights as owners of Information Technology. Sign the petition!
http://fix.billc32.ca/petition/ict/

"The government, lobbied by legacy copyright holders and hardware
 manufacturers, can pry my camcorder, computer, home theatre, or
 portable media player from my cold dead hands!"



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