Sure, devices like iPods and laptops are handy for ripping music from CDs, but wouldn't they be better if they weighed 2500lbs and had gas-burning motors making hundreds of horsepower? Sure they would. But the Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies doesn't want that to happen.
Maybe the banks should sue vehicle manufacturers also because they can be driven to the bank & used for bank robbers to get away in.
It seems that someone let the lunatics out of the asylum again.
The more these greedy a-holes try and strengthen their grip the more that slips through their fingers. They are pi$$ing off people at a ferocious pace and it it will ultimately lead to their demise.
According to Douglas Adams we're actually all living inside the asylum.
I came across this quote from Carl Sagan this week and found it very applicable to the present:
Carl Sagan The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark first published 1995 . Pretty insightful for 20 years ago.