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  • March 22, 2012
    Inb4 damn Gandalf, is that how you legal battle? The Hobbit Pub, a small English drinking establishment that's been in business over 20 years with Middle Earth themed fare, was threatened by the Saul Zaentz Company (pronounced Sauron) to change its name, pay annual licensing f... / Continue →
  • February 24, 2012
    Because what CAN'T iPhones sell, police in China recently confiscated 681 stoves that had been illegally branded with the Apple phone's logo. Haha -- that, uh, that's illegal? *blocking door to iPhone toaster warehouse* Hit the jump for some more shots of the million dol... / Continue →
  • August 20, 2010
    So apparently Warner Bros. is suing the Swiss manufacturer of 'Harry Popper' condoms for copyright infringement because the name's too similar to Harry Potter's. Personally, I don't see it. Wiener magic! Per questionable Google translation: The lawyer of the film Giant, "Ev... / Continue →
  • May 19, 2010
    From the second installment of cheap action figure ripoffs come GaoRanger DinoThunder: hands down the awesomest thing I've ever heard in my entire life, and I've heard angels doing it. Kidding, it was actually the heavyset couple upstairs and it sounded like they were gonna cr... / Continue →
  • April 14, 2010
    Note: Click THIS PIRATE-PINK BUTTON to see the whole graphic. Always wanted to learn more about music piracy but were afraid to Google "downloading music illegally" for fear the RIAA would track your query and then beat your gotdamn door down and drag you off to prison? Jesus... / Continue →
  • June 19, 2009
    Jammie Thomas-Rasset, the lady in the high profile illegal music downloading story that was in the news a while back, just had her second federal trial and has been charged with infringing 24 copyrights (for the 24 songs she downloaded). She's to pay $80,000 per song, a total ... / Continue →
  • December 31, 2008
    eBay user jetsobox_au is selling a bunch of Apple logo graphic equalizer shirts. You can get one for $20 plus $15 shipping or $35 with free shipping. They light up in all their graphic-equalizing glory when the music is kickin' at the rave and you're rolling your face off, wa... / Continue →
  • February 26, 2008
    Everybody loves LEGO. Everybody loves music. So the LEGO-looking MP3 player just makes sense. Homade MP3 players (guaranteed to be built by an actual prostitute) are available in a variety of colors and each "comes with a built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery that should give yo... / Continue →