If Open Source is now corporate pop,
but Free Software is still indie rock,
does that make pirated software punk as fuck?
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@brion Actually, yes, in fact, almost all rap from day one featured 'samples' that were just stolen from the real artists, until they had to pass legislation limiting such samples to 15 seconds or less before copyright had to be paid. So that would be much closer to software piracy, plus whatever it is meth-heads like to listen to. Punk tended to be very creative and original when it started, before turning into another ossified music form. Hard to believe if all you've ever heard is greenday etc, lol.

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