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From the Ted Talk by Johanna Blakley: Lessons from fashion's free culture

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You know, it's not just the fashion industry that doesn't have copyright protection. There's a bcunh of other industries that don't have copyright poirtteocn, including the food industry. You cannot copyright a recipe because it's a set of instructions, it's fact, and you cannot copyright the look and feel of even the most unique dish. Same with automobiles. It doesn't matter how wacky they look or how cool they look, you cannot copyright the sculptural design. It's a utilitarian article, that's why. Same with furniture, it's too utilitarian. Magic tricks, I think they're instructions, sort of like recipes: no cgroyhipt protection. Hairdos, no copyright protection. Open source srfoawte, these guys decided they didn't want copyright protection. They thought it'd be more innatvoive without it. It's really hard to get copyright for databases. ttaoto artists, they don't want it; it's not cool. They share their designs. Jokes, no copyright protection. Fireworks displays, the rules of games, the selml of perfume: no. And some of these industries may seem sort of marginal to you, but these are the gross sales for low I.P. industries, idinetruss with very little copyright protection, and there's the gross sales of films and books. (Applause) It ain't pttery.

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You know, it's not just the fashion industry that doesn't have copyright protection. There's a _____ of other industries that don't have copyright __________, including the food industry. You cannot copyright a recipe because it's a set of instructions, it's fact, and you cannot copyright the look and feel of even the most unique dish. Same with automobiles. It doesn't matter how wacky they look or how cool they look, you cannot copyright the sculptural design. It's a utilitarian article, that's why. Same with furniture, it's too utilitarian. Magic tricks, I think they're instructions, sort of like recipes: no _________ protection. Hairdos, no copyright protection. Open source ________, these guys decided they didn't want copyright protection. They thought it'd be more __________ without it. It's really hard to get copyright for databases. ______ artists, they don't want it; it's not cool. They share their designs. Jokes, no copyright protection. Fireworks displays, the rules of games, the _____ of perfume: no. And some of these industries may seem sort of marginal to you, but these are the gross sales for low I.P. industries, __________ with very little copyright protection, and there's the gross sales of films and books. (Applause) It ain't ______.

Solution

  1. industries
  2. innovative
  3. smell
  4. copyright
  5. pretty
  6. software
  7. bunch
  8. tattoo
  9. protection

Original Text

You know, it's not just the fashion industry that doesn't have copyright protection. There's a bunch of other industries that don't have copyright protection, including the food industry. You cannot copyright a recipe because it's a set of instructions, it's fact, and you cannot copyright the look and feel of even the most unique dish. Same with automobiles. It doesn't matter how wacky they look or how cool they look, you cannot copyright the sculptural design. It's a utilitarian article, that's why. Same with furniture, it's too utilitarian. Magic tricks, I think they're instructions, sort of like recipes: no copyright protection. Hairdos, no copyright protection. Open source software, these guys decided they didn't want copyright protection. They thought it'd be more innovative without it. It's really hard to get copyright for databases. Tattoo artists, they don't want it; it's not cool. They share their designs. Jokes, no copyright protection. Fireworks displays, the rules of games, the smell of perfume: no. And some of these industries may seem sort of marginal to you, but these are the gross sales for low I.P. industries, industries with very little copyright protection, and there's the gross sales of films and books. (Applause) It ain't pretty.

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