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Comments on news posted 2010-09-27 17:57:08: Apparently unaware that the RIAA's "sue 'em all" campaign didn't work -- the porn industry is now filing random lawsuits against P2P users who trade copyrighted pornography. ..

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chgo_man99

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From the main page, that Sasha

looks exactly like the porn star and Vince's girlfriend from Entourage on HBO!

Is that a coincidence?

axus

join:2001-06-18
Washington, DC

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Maybe they will be quicker to settle

Kids downloaded some MP3s, big deal... The kids downloaded homosexual horse porn, the parents have a bigger problem to deal with

Badonkadonk
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Oh so true . . .

Yikes!

"It seems like it will be quite embarrassing for whichever user ends up in a lawsuit about using a popular shemale title," Vivas said, using a term that refers to a person who has female features but male genitalia.

"When it comes to private sexual fantasies . . . "

In those cases, I'd imagine most people would rather be caught pirating some MPAA offering.


Transmaster
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bootlegging Porno, Please


Hello Baby I'm Mr. Ed
Oh this is really rich when you have rival porno sites ripping off each others material. The big problem they are going to have is proving it is their material.

I can see a sleaze bag lawyer suing on behave of animal porno actors that feel their performances are being cheapened by all of their shows being stolen. Can you see Mr Ed testifying in court.

Court papers being served on a member of the Russian Mafia that is ripping off these Oscar quality productions to fill their subscriber based sites. You die, the process server dies, she dies, everyone dies.

There is a great mystery on the net; is there a search term that does not bring up porno at some point?
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milnoc

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reply to axus

Re: Maybe they will be quicker to settle

Especially if the parents are in the video!


sivran
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reply to Transmaster

Re: bootlegging Porno, Please

Rule 34 would seem to suggest not.

Mr Matt

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The porn industry will send subpoenas out in the form of>

Pornograms! Attorney Dick Licker will prepare them


Murdoc
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This will be interesting

Monkey see monkey doo. Now we have the PIAA joining the RIAA/MPAA. Guess it had to happen sometime.


actor90
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This will backfire

This wont stop illegal sharing, only push it to seed boxes and usenet. It will also create sympathy for those being sued. They will claim addiction and the terrible effects of pornography on their psyche. Before it is said and done congress will be talking about making porn illegal again. This is just a bad plan all around.
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NotSashaGrey

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How about going after...

MegaUpload
Megadownload
Hotfile
FileCoud
Rapidshare
Depositfile
Badongo
Mediafire
Zshare
FileFactory
...
...
And all the other hosting file sites that pay for traffic of illegal movies.

And though they filter for specific copyrighted media, they do a poor job as it is easy to circumvent with .rar files, encrypted and bogus text in the first file of the segmented files. And some film/DVD rip posters will take out all the credits, watermarks, etc...

Not that I know any of this first hand...


SlickEnW
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Heh.......

Guess people will have to learn how to work usenet control their urges.

CyrusDaVirus

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Guess I gota go to starbucks to get my porn fix now.


FFH5
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reply to Badonkadonk

Re: Oh so true . . .

said by Badonkadonk:

Yikes!

"It seems like it will be quite embarrassing for whichever user ends up in a lawsuit about using a popular shemale title," Vivas said, using a term that refers to a person who has female features but male genitalia.

"When it comes to private sexual fantasies . . . "

In those cases, I'd imagine most people would rather be caught pirating some MPAA offering.
Blackmail may work way better than lawsuits in court. Pay $5,000 to settle or we will file your name in court along with making all the evidence public.

Badonkadonk
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Certainly a built-in deterrent the movie studios don't have.


GamerGeek
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reply to Transmaster

Re: bootlegging Porno, Please

said by Transmaster:

There is a great mystery on the net is there a search term that does not bring up porno at some point?
Doubtful. Reference »The things people do with a company computer...... regarding "booger/snot" porn.

Trust me. If you want your childhood memories turned inside-out, start searching. If it exists, there is porn of it.


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Sound like a threat?

quote:
. . . going public is probably not worth the risk that these torrent and peer-to-peer users are taking," says the studio.
Anyone else think this sounds suspiciously like a threat of blackmail?
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88615298
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reply to Transmaster

Re: bootlegging Porno, Please

said by Transmaster:

Oh this is really rich when you have rival porno sites ripping off each others material. The big problem they are going to have is proving it is their material.
Actually the LEGIT porn sites don't rip of each there material. It's the freeloading tubes sites that are doing it. These tubes are about to get sued to the hilt too. LEGIT porn sites would love nothing better for all the tube sites to die. Sites ging out full length scenes does NOT lead to more membership subscriptions to LEGIT porn sites.


88615298
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reply to actor90

Re: This will backfire

said by actor90:

This wont stop illegal sharing, only push it to seed boxes and usenet. It will also create sympathy for those being sued. They will claim addiction and the terrible effects of pornography on their psyche. Before it is said and done congress will be talking about making porn illegal again. This is just a bad plan all around.
And what is YOUR solution then? Are they supposed to let obvious copyright infringer go and do what they want? This helps how. Putting bank robbers in jail doens't stop people form trying to rob banks but it helps more than just letting bank robbers go witthout punishment and asking nicely for them to stop doing it.


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This is hilarious

Seriously. This is the 21st Century! Who would give a serious crap? Madison Avenue uses half naked women to sell everything from tomatoes to cars for god's sakes, and don't forget, we all saw Janet Jackson's tit flashed for all to gaze at (porn porn porn.... the religious right must be having a veritable orgasm). My girl friend would care? The one I.... well, do it with? Seriously now! This is going a bit too far. Corporate insanity with a gone-wild, creepy, litigious twist. I love it. I hope their legal fees are off the wall, and break their bank!

Glad I got my Canadian VPN running on LINUX (yeah screw you too Job$ and Gate$), Not for porn, who needs it? We watch free movies all the time (A crap-load of em), Why waste time in a crowded over-priced theater, where bad pop-corn costs more than the price of admission, when you can cuddle, do it, and watch sexy Angelina Jolie in Salt all for the price of a beer, good cheap and real pop-corn, and a home cooked meal? You MPAA people are seriously out of your minds!!! Dinosaurs ready for extinction.

MPAA! You stupid idiots done this to yourselves! I never did this before (not the doin it part; just de rippin it part) Suck it up, and go the way of the gooney bird! You deserve nothing better.

Bob
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reply to 88615298

Re: This will backfire

Putting bank robbers in jail does not back fire on the banks and lead to laws outlawing banks. These stunt lawsuits will lead to clergy, politicians, and media types talking about the evils of pornography. This will not accomplish their goals. As far as how to stop illegal sharing, who knows what will stop it, but I can assure you, it wont be this.
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jfmezei
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Isn't porn made to be shared ?

Did Hugh Heffner sue dads who didn't prevent their sons from consulting their collection of Playboys ?

Did Hugh Heffner sue teenagers who exchanged the playboys they found in the dad's collection ?

In fairness, the porn industry can't pay their crews if they don't get paid by people who watch the material. Remember, it isn't just the bare naked lady who gets paid, it is also the people who record the moaning and groaning, the sound editors who sometimes succeed in synchronising the moaning and groaning with the girl's mouth/lung movements.

Perhaps the porn producers should buy outfits such as xtube and show their movies for free and collect the advertising revenues.

Or perhaps porn should go all amateur. No more artificial moaning and groaning to dub over the director's instructions to the porn stars.


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reply to actor90

Re: This will backfire

said by actor90:

These stunt lawsuits will lead to clergy, politicians, and media types talking about the evils of pornography getting caught with their hands in the nookie jar.
FTFY!!


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reply to chgo_man99

Re: From the main page, that Sasha

said by chgo_man99:

looks exactly like the porn star and Vince's girlfriend from Entourage on HBO!

Is that a coincidence?
It's the same person.
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scrummie02
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I think they tried something like this before

They brought a lawsuit against some for file-sharing in Florida and the judge there threw it out.


OldschoolDSL
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Blackmail

Blackmail doesn't work with me.... Assuming for a moment that I downloaded a porn movie for me & my "significant other" to watch and they people suddenly tried to file a law suite & threaten to make it all public before court & demand I settle....

I'd make it public before them...

The upload their video (and collective works) on so many sites, irc channels, usenets, and p2p network / sites.... My 1 download would be the lest of their worries.
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BosstonesOwn

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reply to NotSashaGrey

Re: How about going after...

Any other places I can find more good porn ?

Man this is funny.


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What's worse?

The fact that the Porn Industry is profiting off of those who are pirating the material. Who does this benefit in the end?

I know, I know, they stole content. But still, a bit sick don't you agree? I mean, really, just take a minute and think about all of those who watch porn (I do not watch porn, don't condone it, but that is a personal choice for those who do) and want to in privacy. Like I said above, I don't condone it but the fact that the Porn Industry is trying to profit off of this really makes me sick to my stomach.
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El Quintron
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Empty threat?

With the vast amounts of free, legal porn of every stripe online I really don't get this.

You can literally go *anywhere* online and get anything you want freely, legally and within full compliance of every IP statute imaginable. They literally stream hours of this stuff everywhere...

What's the industry trying to accomplish?
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BBBanditRuR
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said by El Quintron:

What's the industry trying to accomplish?
They want to know what YOU like to watch...sinner


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El Quintron
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said by BBBanditRuR:

They want to know what YOU like to watch...sinner


They're completely welcome to it... as long as they keep making it I'll keep watching it.
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