Copyright Robots Strike Again

I have written in the past about how Youtube’s copyright robots take Youtube videos down if their digital brains sense a copyright violation. They know nothing of ‘fair use’, ‘parody’ or any reasonable ‘exception’. Today Rand Paul announced he is running for President, and the video announcing it has been taken down:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kKDWtdUHP4

The strangeness of copyright culture in our country continues. I should add that I am posting this late on Tuesday afternoon, when what shows up when you click on the link is this:

Rand Paul copyright image

For the gory details on why this link is video non grata, incidentally, you can go here.

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