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Everything is a Remix - Part 4 - The Transcript

Also: Parts 1 through 4

“Our system of law doesn’t acknowledge the derivative nature of creativity. Instead, ideas are regarded as property, as unique and original lots with distinct boundaries. But ideas aren’t so tidy. They’re layered, they’re interwoven, they’re tangled. And when the system conflicts with the reality… the system starts to fail.”

Copyright is sooooo 1700s.

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36 Copyrighted Suns

“Taken from stock photography sites, Copyrighted Suns / Screengrabs, points to the absurdity in trying to ‘own’ the image of the sun.”

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“We are, each of us, largely responsible for what gets put into our brains, for what, as adults, we wind up caring for and knowing about. No longer at the mercy of the reptile brain, we can change…”
— Carl Sagan [via]

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