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"The Most Ridiculous Law of 2013"

jessierandall Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 12:04 AM
seems you've been asleep since Bush screwed over the country. Interesting how clueless the right is about most everything that you seem so willing to put your stupid stamp on.
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...