quote: that's one of the slippery slopes that pirates use to justify their efforts. The music/movie/etc. isn't any good so I pirate it. So, if it's no good, wtf are you bothering to pirate it.
quote: Moore's law / bandwidth and the web 2.0 are enabling regular people like you and I to create content that is on par with content that apparently costs millions to make.
quote: The multi-million dollar generating machine that is Hollywood is dying.
quote: Did you know that on paper the biggest harry potter film lost money even though it was nearly one of the highest grossing films of all time?
quote: Football players are the worst. tens of millions for playing 16 games.
quote: I play ice hockey which requires a heck of a lot more skill and endurance than football. I'm 5'10", 140lbs.
quote: Endurance? Try skating at full speed from one end of the rink to the other, stopping on a dime, and then doing it all again to the other side only to be checked into a wall by a 250 pound player also skating at full speed. Your 300 pound lineman would have a heart attack after 10 feet.
quote: But I still believe that American football is the dumbest sport in the world.
quote: Only in America could a sport where the ball is in play for seconds at a time
quote: They are absorbing hits just as big as football players.
quote: The NFL plays 16 games because their players would die, I agree. It is very brutal and taxing. Some level of injury happen every game. I would hate to have the body of a 35 year-old NFL player.
quote: The presiding judge in the case was a former member of a copyright protection organization and reportedly receiving compensation in the past from media organizations.