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Intellectual property
Authored by: Anonymous on Saturday, November 24 2012 @ 09:44 AM EST
"Intellectual property" is really very simple: "the second group" considers the intellect of "the first group" their property.
Since bald-faced slavery is not legal (for now?) they devised and legislated this convoluted system, to achieve as much of the same effect as they can get away with. And patent trolls feeding off this system, are just "a necessary cost" of making the industry "little guy-proof". :-)
So all that this conference could ever demonstrate, is what Upton Sinclair once said: "It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it."

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