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Originally Posted by risingpowers View Post
That's retarded. What profits?

Online piracy isn't like a black market.

And why do politicians keep trying to relate things to terrorism?
So...........do you think that people who pirate movies are limited to 13 year old kids using bittorrent? Selling pirated movies on the streets in burned format is a huge black market overseas.......

I'm not so sure that it would fund terrorism directly, but I know that drug dealers in the US often sell burned movies and music. I know some personally........

Is EVERYONE on this forum one-track minded?
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I went to a Russian market in Poland when i was working over there, and the whole thing was just swamped with stalls selling pirated DVD's, games, software, everything.

A lot of the people selling them were from a middle-eastern background. I'm not stereotyping anyone, but i could see a lot of the money they make going back to support criminal activities where they originally came from.
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OMG! new study out! Breathing the same air as Al queada agents FUNDS TERRORISTS!

NOT!

I think it's just another case of the government playing the people *sigh*

now... w/ physical pirating. illegal mass comping of DVDs etc... could possibly lead back to terrorist organizations. BUT at the same time I wonder how much of the US's oil money makes it way to terrorist groups... hmmmm...
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politicians are stupid.
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politicians are stupid.
Quite the opposite. Many are scarily smart. now lets see if el mike the mike pops up and says don't drink the koolaid or something... lol
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There are no terrorists. Media illusions FTL.
    
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There are no terrorists. Media illusions FTL.
Right........guess all those dead bodies are fake, huh?
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They're not talking about online piracy
They're talking about piracy on the high seas!! ARGHHH!!!
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Right........guess all those dead bodies are fake, huh?
Ugh, if you believe everything you see on television your living in a dream world.

Anyone with a brain should know that A LOT of **** is hyped to the point where its not even a half-truth anymore. Al queda never existed until the USA gave it a name. Osama Bin-Laden IS NOT in afghanistan, its been said hes taken refuge in China. DO YOU SEE THAT ON TV? ??? ? ? ? Nope, because then we would be in Afghanistan for no reason. But you know what, we got a money and oil hungry president in office guys so it doesn't matter anyway.

As of right now, the ****ing GENIUS politicians are making the country fail. Economy is dieing and they are still pushing GET THEM TERRORISTS!!! lol, for petes sake....

How about focusing on a new tax system that doesn't break the nation and actually builds the economy like Ireland or the UK. NOO we have to go to war with the money from our tax payers and RAISE THE PRICE OF EVERY NATURAL RESOURCE!!!!!

ASDFASDFASDF AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH!!!
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