5 Reasons You Should Keep Reading a Newspaper

Disclaimer: I’ve been reading newspapers almost daily since I was 7, and I know that puts me in an increasing minority. But I think that stubborn determination also puts me in an interesting position to comment on the relative importance of newspaper-reading vs. other forms of consuming news. So, here are 5 reasons you should…

Is It Linking, Copying, or Stealing? (Or Just Commentary)

Yesterday’s article “Color This Area of the Law Gray” by Daniel Grant, discusses the current state of avant-garde infringement. “Appropriationists”, Grant writes, are artists who publicly state that they are copying are and reusing it in the service of art for the public good. This is not a new idea — artists have been stealing…