The Mutant Spawn of Music-Addled Aliens and Giant Media Interests

That’s how a new comic novel describes American Copyright law:
Reid does believe in the sanctity of intellectual property. But he thinks the penalties for copyright infringement in the U.S. are so extreme that they wind up being counterproductive.
“When the law gets stretched to such a cartoon extreme — $150,000 penalty for pirating a single 99 […]