1993-10-10 - oops

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From: Matthew J Miszewski <MJMISKI@macc.wisc.edu>
To: CYPHERPUNKS@toad.com
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UTC Datetime: 1993-10-10 17:29:43 UTC
Raw Date: Sun, 10 Oct 93 10:29:43 PDT

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From: Matthew J Miszewski <MJMISKI@macc.wisc.edu>
Date: Sun, 10 Oct 93 10:29:43 PDT
To: CYPHERPUNKS@toad.com
Subject: oops
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Anyways.  As i was saying....
McDonalds distributed 3 minute long distance cards that came with your
favorite value meal.  Completely anonymous when used from a payphone,
and the same service as regular LD.
"This new technology (the printing press) threatened the Crown, which shuddered
at the thought of widespread dissemination of works advocating religious heresy
and political upheaval.  The Crown's solution to the problem was a system of
regulation designed to control this "dangerous" art."
         -From my Copyright Law Text (refrencing the Statute of Anne -
                                           the first Copyright Statute)