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Submission + - EFF Launches Internet "Takedown" Hall of Shame

Philip K Dickhead writes: "Recognizing that public shame is a potent weapon, the Electronic Frontier Foundation today launched a new Web site — its "Takedown Hall of Shame" — that will shine an unflattering spotlight on those corporations and individuals who abuse copyright claims to stifle free speech. Included in the first batch of "honorees" are NPR, Warner Music Group and Ralph Lauren — the later for an attempt to abuse the DMCA notification mechanism, because Cory Doctrow said they Suck at Photoshop."

Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"