Wilco, Lessig and Napster-olog

t a recent event to publicize and clarify the file-sharing controversy, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy rocked the mic while copyright king Lawrence Lessig rocked the Powerpoint: "He began by revealing Napster’s family tree, including innovations like the player piano, Edison’s wax phonograms radio, Xerox machines... In each case, the law sided with the 'pirates,' finding a way to strike a balance between the users of new technology and the rights of songwriters and performers. Not this time, though..." Listen to the whole event -- don't worry, it's legal. (Campus Progress via August J Pollak)

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