Mudcat Café message #160773 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16566   Message #160773
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10-Jan-00 - 02:12 PM
Thread Name: 'Should auld copyrights be forgot ?'
Subject: RE: BS: 'Should auld copyrights be forgot ?'
Someone makes up a song, sells it for the price of a drink or a meal.The song goes on to be enormously successful, makes the owners a lot of money for many many years after the person who write the song has died penniless, without having made a penny more out of it.

Something wrong there surely.