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Comment: Re:Massive Respect for Wendy Seltzer (Score 1) 338

by jethr0211 (#37012140) Attached to: ISPs Will Now Be Copyright Cops
Wendy Seltzer is spot on about the slippery slope of degrading the line between content and carriage. The entertainment industry has always been years behind end users and tech innovation, neck and neck with Congress in most cases. Oh that we could only have more savvy folks like Miss Seltzer in senior roles in government.

Comment: Re:Free-ish Speech (Score 1) 115

by jethr0211 (#32500734) Attached to: China Explains Internet Situation In Whitepaper
Complete Freedom of speech... with the minor exception that (from the whitepaper): no organization or individual may produce, duplicate, announce or disseminate information having the following contents: being against the cardinal principles set forth in the Constitution; endangering state security, divulging state secrets, subverting state power and jeopardizing national unification; damaging state honor and interests; instigating ethnic hatred or discrimination and jeopardizing ethnic unity; jeopardizing state religious policy, propagating heretical or superstitious ideas; spreading rumors, disrupting social order and stability; disseminating obscenity, pornography, gambling, violence, brutality and terror or abetting crime; humiliating or slandering others, trespassing on the lawful rights and interests of others; and other contents forbidden by laws and administrative regulations.

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