From all of the videos going out these days, this one from Clay Shirky is particular unavoidable, because he again, frames the triangle through which Internet is producing society revolution. From this triangle, two of the vertexes are precisely the ones SOPA and PIPA acts are attacking:
CONSUME – ok, fine, go ahead!
PRODUCE – slightly dangerous for the industry
SHARE – the most dangerous for the industry
The easy thing to do he says:
call your representatives and congressmen to remind them that you are not thieves
(doubtful solution, for THEY ARE IN COLLUSION WITH THE REAL THIEVES)
The hard thing he is envisioning is:
Get ready for there’s more to come.
I say the hard solution is: