Tag - RIAA

The RIAA vs. Jimmy Carr

Apparently much has been made of a reportedly fake news story that the RIAA put together to send out to news stations in the hopes that they would run it like actual news. Silly people, like news stations run “actual news” these...

Consumerist Points Out Members of Congress...

The Consumerist provides a goodly amount of smackdowns where needed. Speaking of them doing that thing, they've identified fifty members of Congress who took money from the RIAA in the last election, and have been kind enough to provide...

Widge Goes Off: Mr. Walls Goes Under the...

Yes, it’s here. Another episode of Widge Goes Off. Check out my bold new direction for the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise. If you dare. Subscribe via iTunes here or do it manually with your own thing with the regular feed here.

The RIAA Would Like a Word With You

McSweeney's has published a "letter from the RIAA" basically outlining, in plain English, how they plan to pulverize you and use the dust of your bones as an additive for their next round of Darjeeling tea.

Widge Goes Off: More Frightening Than an...

Yes, we’re back. You people with the feeds should hopefully get both this one and last week’s because something got hosed. If not, go to Quick Stop and download it. This time around, we talk box office, Superman 6, the RIAA and...

Widge Goes Off: Proof That Anybody Can...

Another episode of Widge Goes Off is here to taunt you and make you feel better about yourself. I mean, you thought you had trivial shit to bitch about…listen to this guy! This week’s nonsense includes sampling and remixing and...

Odds and Ends for 3-23-2006

I freaking love this shirt. Shame it doesn’t come in black. Found via Boing Boing. Piracy is good? People who download a lot of music, by and large, also buy a lot of music? No shit, really? The Consumerist says Coca-Cola Blak hits the...