It's totally legal in Canada, until it's not, I'll be downloading.
The funny thing is that I end up buying a lot of movies even though I download them. It's my way of previewing them and I never feel bad downloading because my DVD collection is 350+. The movie and music industry has helped create this situataion, who says artists need to make a million dollars a year? When you charge $30 for a new DVD or movie and it sucks or there is only a few good songs, sorry but people are going to take whatever alternatives they can. Would it really be so wrong for the artists to make $100,000 a year? Especially doing something they likely enjoy?
Same with cable, if I'm going to pay for it and then also have to watch 18-20 minutes worth of commercials in a single hour long show, sorry but it's not going to happen. Especially once you get used ot watching TV without commercials, that shit is just way too much. If the various organizations put they're greed aside maybe you might see people think twice before jumping on the torrent bandwagon.
And last I heard, they're still making crap loads of money.
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