TED talks: Larry Lessig

December 17, 2007

The following video is long. About 20 minutes long. If you have the time, please please watch this video (see, two pleases: it’s that important). It’s about copyright law, how it has evolved, and the logic of how the new internet culture of user-generated content will affect the functionality of copyright laws. It’s brilliant. Please, watch it. (that’s three now).


  1. He brought up some very interesting points, I especially liked his idea of free/freer platform that he spoke of and also how common sense had not yet revolted.

    I actually thought this was going to be a lackluster presentation but his remixes added some spice to it. Definetly worth the watch.

  2. Preaching to the choir; this is what I’ve been doing all semester in my projects.

  3. […] December 18 · No Comments Over at …eats bugs. there is a post about a speech Larry Lessig gave at TED.  Go there, watch the video.  He says […]

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