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  •  true, the dealer doesn't lose use of the first one (3+ / 0-)
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    Susan from 29, Bill W, Wood Dragon

    but since you got yours for free you are making it harder for him to sell his for $40,000.

    especially if you make another copy of your free one and give it to another friend who copies it and gives it to another friend who copies it and gives it to another friend.

    pretty soon all the people who work at the dealership are out of jobs, as are all the people who work at the local coffee and sub shops that the dealership people go to, as do all of the people who those people would have hired to babysit their children and mow their lawns.

    I don't support SOPA, but as someone who once worked in the creative arts I have a problem with artists and their assistants and support staff not getting paid for their work because technology has made the work so easy to steal and share for free.

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    by TrueBlueMajority on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 10:38:45 AM PST

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