Slug: free-the-mouse Date: 2002-10-07 Title: Free The Mouse layout: post

[via Aaron Swartz: The Weblog] As you can see, copyright lengths go up as soon as Mickey gets a little too close to freedom. (link)

This is the reason I support the Free The Mouse campaign. Whatever reason there may or may not be to modify copyright law, protecting Disney's (and anyone else's) over-ripe and stinky intellectual property ain't one of them.