Screen shot 2009-11-05 at 8.58.43 AM.pngThis is a great comic entitled Why DRM Doesn’t Work or How to Download an Audio Book from the Cleveland Public Library. Unfortunately, the way is presented doesn’t let me reproduce it, copyright permitting, here. It is simply too big and if I made it smaller it would be unreadable. Be sure to go over and take a look.

Thanks to Adam McDiarmid for the heads up.


  1. In the comments there’s a link to a similar message about DVDs. I’ve certainly got very frustrated about DVD creators forcing me to wait for their anti-piracy and trailers to play, before allowing me to watch the DVD /that I paid for/.

    Of course, as the message says, I wouldn’t have all that hassle if I just download the movie off some torrent….

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