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Subject: Re: No shame. "The Walking Dead" TV show STEALS poster from "The
Thing - 1982"
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On 12/27/2017 12:52 AM, peterjcooperesq@gmail.com wrote:
> On Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 12:43:37 AM UTC-5, RichA wrote:
>> On Wednesday, 27 December 2017 00:27:01 UTC-5, Bill Anderson  wrote:
>>> On 12/26/2017 11:10 PM, RichA wrote:
>>>>    
>>>>
>>>> The Walking Dead
>>>> http://www.imdb.com/best-of/2017-posters-we-love/rg816683776/mediav...
>>>>
>>>> The Thing  1982 movie
>>>>    http://www.moviepostershop.com/the-thing-movie-poster-1982
>>>>
>>>
>>> It's truly shameful indeed, and they didn't stop with just THE THING.
>>> Clearly the walking dead aren't just zombies; they're also serial poster
>>> thieves.  Someone should put a stop to this or we'll end up with no
>>> movie posters left.
>>>
>>> http://www.imdb.com/best-of/2017-posters-we-love/rg816683776/mediav...
>>>
>>> http://www.imdb.com/best-of/2017-posters-we-love/rg816683776/mediav...
>>>
>>> http://www.imdb.com/best-of/2017-posters-we-love/rg816683776/mediav...
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Bill Anderson
>>>
>>> I am the Mighty Favog
>>
>> Jokes aside (and not very good ones) the artist and or the owners of "The Thing" could legally
sue The Walking Dead producers because art copyrights last a long time, unlike things like drug
patents, etc.
> 
> 
> Jesus. At least you are economical with your inane scribbles. It only took you three sentences to
reveal how you don't recognize parody when you see it and that you also don't have a clue that
parody is protected under copyright law as fair use.

Always felt that, in this context, that should be "parrot-y"...

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