Re: Napster: thoughts and comments?

From: Lee Daniel Crocker (
Date: Tue Jul 11 2000 - 17:52:36 MDT

> I'm not a terribly big fan of all things big & commercial; however,
> this copyright issue will cut to all levels. How does anyone make money if
> everything can be pirated so fantastically well?

The archives of this list contain many discussions about how artists
make money in a world without copyrights. It never ceases to amaze me
that people who claim to be creative have such a pathetic lack of
imagination for business models, blindly assuming that the standard
old method of selling recordings is all there is.

You can also check out the archives of the Freenet project for more
discussions about the topic (

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