Monday, May 23, 2005

reality and fiction

Recent reuters news story on a well know, popular song being derived from an old lullaby/

Over 20 years ago, Spider Robinson wrote a short story: Melancholy Elephants - about the curse of indefinitely extended copyright and how all art is essentially derivative.

Oh, and it has an interesting point about the powers of US Senators in a classical senate. And the influence of corporate lobbyists.


Post a Comment

<< Home