August 12th, 2007

crumpet2

In re Kerfuffle

I was impressed, still am, by giogio's post about the inadvisability of bringing the Califironia authorities into the kerfuffle; one of her assumptions though is that we are in clear breach of copyright. There is a very interesting post here - pointed out to me by Rob Hansen in Making Light that argues something quite contrary and reassures me that maybe the fanfic apocalypse is not as imminent as I feared. Which leaves us with the under age stuff which is more worrying.
crumpet2

On a lighter note

I was utterly charmed by A Prairie Home Companion partly because of good company that evening and partly because it reminded me of just how wonderful Lindsey Lohan can be when she is not screwing up. She holds her own in scenes with Meryl Streep and Lily Tomlin and she also does this:


All we need now is the George Melly version to go along with it.