Sources: MPAA, Public Knowledge , , Association of Research Libraries
quote: This is how families used to entertain themselves...and share quality family time.
quote: Now families are in the same room, but don't acknowledge each others presence.
quote: think you'd be hard-pressed to find any organizations more wildly anti-consumer than those people.
quote: To be clear, it's the act of breaking the digital rights management (DRM) that's illegal, not the physical act of writing optical media. But since virtually all movies carry DRM, essentially all creation of backup copies is illegal.
quote: The Association of Research Libraries has also back the request for exemption, stating that it would help them replace damaged works. [Ed. - You KNOW how evil libraries are.]