Valenti, long-time head of the MPAA and one of the driving forces behind the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, died yesterday. He was 85.
Despite that fact that his positions were widely reviled by most online folk, the remembrances online today are respectful. RIP, Gentleman Jack. We’ll pick up a bootlegged copy of Spiderman 3 today in your honor.
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