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Destroy 'pirate' PCs, says politician [Jun. 18th, 2003|04:46 pm]
Peter Sheil
A US senator wants to develop new technology which would remotely destroy the computers of people who illegally download music tracks.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/2999780.stm

Madness, what is the world coming to?
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From: wicketgate
2003-06-18 09:54 am (UTC)
Luckily, this is coming from one of the more nuttier members of the US Senate.
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From: occipitaldruid
2003-06-18 10:54 am (UTC)
Oh lordy, it is my state's senator too. How embarrassing. Good gods. And he is something of a professional musician too. So he has a personal interest in this motion.
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[User Picture]From: goddess_2000
2003-06-18 10:16 pm (UTC)

Senator Orrin Hatch, a Republican representing Utah...

OMG. He is nuttier than a Claxton Fruitcake!!!
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