the broadcast flag strikes back

Our dear friends in Hollywood are trying to slip the Broadcast Flag back in as an amendment to the Senate Appropriations bill. See this BoingBoing post for details, and if you’re a resident of Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Washington, or Wisconsin, you should call your Senator ASAP to register your opinion – see the the BoingBoing post for phone numbers and a suggested script. I’m picking up the phone as soon as I put down this keyboard…