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"The Most Ridiculous Law of 2013"

Free_Markets_Free_People Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 8:18 AM
RE: Toilet Flushing Regulations. A little known Executive Order has been issued in 2010 to that effect under the guise of energy efficiency. Flush every other day to create tidal rhythm which will push ships out of port. This will be a savings of $75, 393,776,322.57 per year according to BO. The Executive Order is known as the "Don Novello Energy Savings Plan".
Over the weekend, it became illegal to unlock and freely use one of the most important pieces of technology you own: your cell phone. A repercussion of the Digital Millenium Copyright Act is that it's up to the Library of Congress to determine what parts of copyright law are exempt. And until Saturday, Americans were allowed to do what they pleased with their phones.

Not anymore.

Bureaucrats at the Library of Congress intentionally allowed this provision of the onerous DMCA to lapse, preventing Americans from using technology that they buy as they intend to. Derek Khanna over...