Culture has always been freely shared
From a diatribe of mine a few weeks ago, some readers may have gotten the impression that I have disdain for media companies, copyrights and associated law. But that's not it.
I respect those companies a lot. They create opportunities for creative people to share their vision. They are culture creators.
It is because of these companies and their products that the entire world shares a base of knowledge that allows us to relate, reaching beyond ethnic or national boundaries, with iconic characters, images or stories, like Mickey Mouse or "Star Wars."
British comedian Eddie Izz...