August 31st, 2007

spring

GODDAMMIT, SFWA

I'm presuming most readers know about this already.

But, gah. This move seems calculated to drive out a lot of people, and I'm debating whether or not to be one of them.

For the record:
although I am an SFWA member, SFWA does not have authority to issue DMCA takedown notices on my behalf.

Following links snagged from mkhobson's post:

http://phywriter.com/archives/2007/08/28/sfwa-issues-misguided-rgr-takedowns-at-scribd/
http://community.livejournal.com/sfwa/29907.html
http://nielsenhayden.com/makinglight/archives/009334.html