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I do not know exactly how oink works (worked?), but from the quote
All I do is really like Google, to really provide a connection between people. None of the music is on my website.
Wouldn't that make exactly the same defence valid for Pirate Bay and other torrent sites?
We are getting a bit off topic, but also related is
Seems at least things are looking a bit brighter on that front, after the new guy took seat in the white house.
Yes, but it seems to be a one way street? Remember the US air force pilot that killed 20 people when cutting the cables of a cable car in Italy, some years ago?
Iirc they wanted him extradited to Italy, but that was a no go. He was tried in the US and the jury found him "not guilty".
I have not read much on this case, from skimming his wikipedia page
If this is a service economy, why is the service so bad?