Here's yet another example of the TV industry's love-hate relationship with YouTube: a CBS website hosting a YouTube clip that has been removed due to a copyright claim from CBS.
* Third party posts clip of a reporter speaking strangely at the Grammy's on youtube.
* Blog hosted on CBS' website embeds the clip posted by the third party in a post going over what happened.
* CBS files a DMCA takedown request on the third party's video.
* Video goes missing from their own stories as a result.
CBS files a copyright claim against themselves o_O
Google is reported to be under investigation by the United States National Labor Relations Board (NLRB.gov) for allegations of discouraging union organizing among workers, and for firing the so-called “Thanksgiving Four.”
America is one of the only developed countries in the world that pays people to donate blood, much of it sold abroad (70% of the world's plasma is of US origin), and as commercial blood donations have soared, blood now accounts for 2% of the country's exports -- more than corn or soya.
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