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Re: Your signature against the Hollyweb delivered to the W3C

From: Daniel Franke <dfoxfranke@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 06 May 2013 12:23:46 -0400
To: "DefectiveByDesign.org" <info@defectivebydesign.org>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <87ppx4qdpp.fsf@wolfjaw.dfranke.us>
"DefectiveByDesign.org" <info@defectivebydesign.org> writes:

> Your signature opposing DRM in HTML5 has been officially delivered to
> W3C -- in style. Because W3C's consideration of this
> freedom-destroying measure is backed by Hollywood, we thought it
> fitting to recognize W3C's role in this disastrous affair in true
> Hollywood style. We rolled out the red carpet and presented W3C with
> an award for "Best Supporting Role in 'The Hollyweb'," accompanied by
> over 22,500 verified signatures from people who want to stop W3C from
> weaving Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) into the fabric of the
> Web. 

This comes across as pretty juvenile. If I'd known that my signature was
going to be delivered in this manner, I wouldn't have signed the
petition.
Received on Monday, 6 May 2013 16:47:11 UTC

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