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View Diary: Confessions Of A Hollywood Professional: Why I Can't Support the Stop Online Piracy Act (UPDATED) (272 comments)

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  •  Outstanding explanation! (3+ / 0-)
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    mungley, kurt, msblucow

    Thank you for explaining this matter so succinctly and coherently! As an internet professional who's livelihood could be totally devastated by this legislation, I thank you for presenting the facts here. Bravo!

    If the music, film and television industries can't innovate and change their business model to catch up with the technology, they don't deserve to remain viable as businesses (so say "free market capitalists" no?).

    "This is where some of my dreams become realities. And where some of my realities become dreams." -Willie Wonka

    by green917 on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 12:28:46 PM PST

    •  Well, there never was a free market. They just (0+ / 0-)

      call the oligarchy they want to control that.

      Please Vote for the Democratic nominee for President in 2012.

      by mungley on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 03:14:51 PM PST

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      •  I agree...hence the quotes (0+ / 0-)

        Anyone who tells you that markets or trade are free is probably selling you something that isn't worth buying.

        "This is where some of my dreams become realities. And where some of my realities become dreams." -Willie Wonka

        by green917 on Thu Jan 19, 2012 at 09:08:37 AM PST

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