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P2P Senate Committee Hearing
October 1, 2003 5:25 AM   Subscribe

U.S. Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs. Privacy & Piracy: The Paradox of Illegal File Sharing on Peer-to-Peer Networks and the Impact of Technology on the Entertainment Industry. View the hearing of September 29. [Real Media].
posted by nthdegx (3 comments total)

Correction: September 30

Panel 1Panel 2Panel 3Panel 4posted by nthdegx at 5:28 AM on October 1, 2003

Jesus. They got LL Cool J to their artist victim.

His part is all about how intellectual property = actual property. Over and over again he spits out examples of "if there is a thing over there and I take it, is it right?!"

Chuck D was good though.
posted by mathowie at 8:36 AM on October 1, 2003

Yes the repetition of the same analogy was painful, although I think he settled a little when the questions began. Chuck D seemed like the only orator in the room, although was impressed both by Alan Morris and Derek Broes.
posted by nthdegx at 8:56 AM on October 1, 2003

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