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Old 04-02-2006, 07:21 AM   #1
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LXer: RIAA and MPAA merge to form MAFIAA

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Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) chairman Dan Glickman and Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) president Cary Sherman today announced the historic merger of the two organizations. The newly-created entity is being called the Music And Film Industry Association of America, Inc.

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It would be nice if Satire or Parody was labeled as such

Though I should have guessed when it was supposedly said that consumers have no rights, which unfortunatly is increasingly true.
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Great. That's all we need is the "MOB" running things now... Sounds like an offer no-one could refuse.



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