Spocko sez, "Here's a short animated video explaining why the Trans-Pacific Partnership sucks. starring my imitation of Ross Perot!
Remember, Ross knew all about the 'Giant sucking sound from the South' that became NAFTA.
I pulled concepts from both the left and the right to inform this video."
My number one concern on TPP is Food Safety, which nobody is talking about yet.
Unsafe food from some Pacific Rim countries will literally kill people in the US. They will not have to follow US food safety regulations, just the regulations of the shipping country. And if we don't like it, they can sue us for refusing to accept their food under the TPP guidelines.
BMG Rights Management and Round Hill Music. has been trying to enlist Cox Cable as an accomplice in a copyright trolling scheme, demanding that the company pass on copyright infringement notices that accuse users of downloading music and order them to pay large sums of music or face punishing lawsuits.
In 2014, Britain strode boldly into the late 20th century, finally legalising “private copying” — ripping CDs, taping LPs, recording TV shows, backing up your ebooks and games — but now it’s thought better of the move.
After years of missteps, blunders and disasters in which Youtube users have been censored through spurious copyright claims or had their accounts deleted altogether, Google has announced an amazing, user-friendly new initiative though which it will fund the legal defense of Youtube creators who are censored by bad-faith copyright infringement claims.
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