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RIAA Argues Songs Ripped to Your Computer for Personal Use Are…

This is so mind-blowingly ridiculous I'll leave all of the smarminess to you guys to wipe up in the comments. In the case Atlantic vs. Howell—the couple's being sued for sharing songs over KaZaA—the RIAA filed a supplemental brief. On page 15, they repeatedly call ripped MP3s "unauthorized copies," basically arguing… » 12/11/07 1:30pm 12/11/07 1:30pm