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Monkeys, ghosts and gods
´cannot own copyright´ says US

Telegraph [UK], by Matthew Sparkes

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 8/21/2014 10:28:44 AM

In the wake of controversy over Wikipedia’s free and worldwide distribution of a monkey ‘selfie’ against the wishes of the man who claims to own copyright, the US has issued new guidance that says monkeys, ghosts and gods are all banned from possessing image rights. The US Copyright Office has published a draft update to its rules regarding ownership of creative works like photographs, text and art – the first changes in more than two decades – which explicitly state that it will only recognise pieces produced by a human. Among the 1,222 pages of updated rules and regulations are explicit bans on works produced by “nature,

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While Stephen King may yell "Discrimination," 0bama is sure to sign an executive order to get the residuals from any supernatural" actions. After all, 0bama was once thought to be a god by his followers. Once again, the US Copyright Office is making law not debated and voted by Congress.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: rochow, 8/21/2014 11:41:33 AM     (No. 9975067)

Hmm, so where does that leave the community organizing jerk? Isn´t he supposed to be a ´God´??? Just wondering!

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