A lot of it has to do with music rights DCMA, ASCAP, BMI, SESAC, etc.
I made a comment to the author’s statement and below is what I get as a response. I simply (implied) asked what’s their stance on SOPA.
One thing has absolutely nothing to do with the other.
This has to be the most ignorant thing I heard today.
They both deal with “copyright” materials in general. They may be ‘somewhat’ direct/indirect related to different industries but in one shape, figure, form or the other… both are trying to achieve same goal – protect what’s rightful to the respectful owner.
I did not comment further because rest of his/her responses are simply pretty ignorant and defensive. Whatever I wish to voice will not be accepted by him/her anyway. I’ve dealt with these type of people before. These type of people, most, never really achieve anything great in life due to their narrow mind. Well, best wishes to him/her.