[LINK] We're all pirates (again)
kim at holburn.net
Sun Mar 6 11:57:05 AEDT 2011
Our libraries here in the ACT you can even borrow ebooks. The nice documentation says that they even delete themselves automatically from your computer to save you any nasty fines. How very spiffing!
It's hard to use the library catalogue to find real paper books. You do a search and all these audio and multimedia thingies come up. I want an option that says: only show me real dead-tree type books. Grrr.... The life of a pirate is just so difficult!
On 2011/Mar/06, at 10:01 AM, Jan Whitaker wrote:
> At 09:28 AM 6/03/2011, Kim Holburn wrote:
>> They didn't mention books. All those pirates who get books for free
>> from their local libraries, all those disgusting pirates who watch
>> stuff for free on their televisions. People who give or lend each
>> other DVDs, books etc.
> Not just books at the library. They're multimedia collections now,
> don't you know. Audio, vids, even computers! Wow! ;-)
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