I have a sizable DVD collection that it's time to rip to the computer. I still believe in owning your media, but the convenience of online services makes it easy to stop caring about these things...
For the arguments about the environmental impact of physical media- I agree, but DRM and "streaming" make it such that only by owning your media can you be assured you'll have it!
@emacsen Streaming also must have an environmental impact: electricity for serving packets, cooling of server farms, replacing server parts. I don't know if it matches the impact of printing DVDs and cases, but it's something.
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