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And Finally&#8230 Polish Politicians Go V For Vendetta

And Finally… Polish Politicians Go V For Vendetta

It cannot be too firmly stressed that Guy Fawkes was a religious terrorist who tried to blow up the Houses Of Parliament. Just saying. Anyway, the Polish Government's vote to sign the controversial copyright legistaltion Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, amid wide protests, caused a number of Polish politicians to take to the benches in V For […]

Disneys Bob Iger Refuses To Talk With Tech Companies Over SOPA

Disney's Bob Iger Refuses To Talk With Tech Companies Over SOPA

He is a keen supporter of SOPA and PIPA legislation.California Senator Dianne Feinstein has trying to broker some kind of agreement between IP owners and tech companies over the current legislation being discussed The Huffington Post reports; Walt Disney Co President and CEO Bob Iger declined the invitation on behalf of content providers "Hollywood did not[...]


Did The Parent Companies Of Marvel And DC Create The Piracy They Now Condemn

Did The Parent Companies Of Marvel And DC Create The Piracy They Now Condemn?

There's a conspiracy theory going around courtesy of one Mike Mozart that alleges that the very backers of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) legislation actually created the very piracy they are now trying to combat, as some nefarious money making/power grabbing scam.And while I think that is a little too much in the direction of[...]

Thursday Trending Topics: Comics And SOPA

Thursday Trending Topics: Comics And SOPA

 With Marvel and DC owned by two of the world's largest entertainment companies, the conversation over comics and SOPA has been simmering for quite some time, but today it hit the boiling point as word of Marvel Entertainment's explicit support rocketed around the internet Will either major publisher get hit with a Godaddy-like backlash? Probably[...]

Marvel To Actively Support SOPA

Marvel To Actively Support SOPA

SOPA, or the Stop Online Piracy Act, has been prominent in certain parts of the news of late Introduced in the USA House Of Representatives back in October, it attempts to curb the actions of internet pirates by, it seems, curbing the actions of pretty much everyone Or that's what its critics would have you[...]