I Don't Like Lee Siegel

03 Jan 2009

Two days before 2009, I read a review of the movie Revolutionary Road by Lee Siegel at the WSJ Online. Titled Why Does Hollywood Hate the Suburbs?, the article was not so much a review as it was yet another example of Siegel's partisan asshatery. I wrote the following response (no, it's not really a review) before learning that only with a $103/year subscription can one post comments. I was a bit... »

File Sharing is Not Piracy

01 Jun 2009

I recently read an article describing the arguments on both sides of an RIAA lawsuit against Joel Tenenbaum. From the article: "...Why does [the RIAA] still insist on DRM protection for many digital music stores when it knows that’s exactly what drives music fans to illegal file-sharing sites [emphasis added]?"per se is illegal. If that were true, the act of reading this blog would make... »