The length of copyright expiry is fucking insane
I was thinking "oh hey, I should build a gopher site, I wonder what I should put in the misc. files section"
I thought, hey, episodes of the goon show would be nice
The Goon Show was broadcast between 1952 and 1960
You'd assume that they'd be out of copyright by now
They come out of copyright in 2083
ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY THREE YEARS after the last episode aired
@troubleMoney Fuck I probably won't even /be alive/
@troubleMoney You can literally thank Disney for that. Every time Mickey Mouse is getting close to going out of copyright, they get Congress to extend copyrights.
It really, truly is a Mickey Mouse law.
NOTHING that was created after Mickey Mouse will ever expire from copyright.