[FoRK] Michael Moore vs. the Bush Inc. subsidiary called DISNEY
louie at ximian.com
Thu May 6 11:32:58 PDT 2004
On Thu, 2004-05-06 at 13:26 -0500, Contempt for Meatheads wrote:
> But the problem apples / oranges; Moore's movie is intended for
> display in theaters and for sale / rental; all parties involved are
> participants in a voluntary transaction and no use is made of a scarce
> public good. Sure Moore's movie is partisan political advocacy; but
> unless we're talking about airing it on the networks the various
> arguments against political advertising, Fairness, etc. don't really
> apply. Right?
Right. Unless you want to also claim that all political books are also
violations of the law and want Moore, Franken, Limbaugh, and Coulter
thrown in jail.
<pause for thought>
Hrm. Maybe this is not such a bad idea after all.
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