Sony The Bully

December 3, 2004 at 11:26 pm | Posted in Rants | 1 Comment

Once again, a ruthless and clueless corporation goes after an individual. Sony, makers of movies, televisions, and also-ran iPod competitors, sends their lawyers after Jason Kottke for blogging about and including an audio clip of Ken Jennings’ loss. Will Sony lawyers now go after those who trackback to kottke.org?

I’m not going to tell others to boycott Sony. However, let me put it this way – my next big purchase may well be a LCD or plasma television. It won’t be a Sony.

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  1. Sony and Kottke
    About a few months back in September, Jason Kottke posted information about Ken Jennings’ loss on Jeopardy, and on the 28th of November he posted an audio clip of Ken Jennings’ loss (of which the episode aired two days later). Sony contacted him and …


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