The Catholic Church

I begin to think that the Catholic Church should be openly supporting the new culture of re-mix and re-create music, movies, etc.

Why?  They stole so much from so many cultures.  Here is a perfect example as Brezsny writes this week:

Few people realize that in the 15th century the Buddha was canonized as a saint by the Roman Catholic Church. He 
was officially called Saint Josaphat, a name that's derived from the word "bodhisattva," which refers to a deeply compassionate person devoted to becoming an enlightened being. Virtually every element of Josaphat's life story as reported by the Church is a duplicate of the original legends about the Buddha.

So I’m thinking that the precedent of copyright law…..

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~ by mud on December 4, 2007.

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