Archive for May 19th, 2017

“[The] copyright infringement claim can live long and prosper if the Axanar works are substantially similar.” (Paramount Pictures Corp. v. Axanar Productions, Inc.)

May 19, 2017

http://www.courthousenews.com/spat-over-star-trek-fan-film-headed-to-trial/

Excerpt:  A jury will be the final frontier for a fledgling production company intent on creating its own Star Trek movie titled “Axanar,” a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

“To reach a goal you have never before attained, you must do things you have never before done.”

May 19, 2017

Scott, Richard G.. Finding Peace, Happiness, and Joy (Kindle Locations 2844-2845). Deseret Book Company. Kindle Edition.

“[A] Los Angeles church gave Jesus his own star, evoking the ones on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.”

May 19, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21722172-secret-lies-prosperity-gospel-why-evangelicals-love-donald-trump

“1kg of fentanyl costs around $4,000…and yields profits of $1.6m on the streets…1kg of heroin costs around $6,000 [and yields] a few hundred thousand dollars.”

May 19, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21722189-criminalisation-not-right-way-approach-it-or-other-drugs-fentanyl-next-wave

“…`psychonauts’, mostly educated young men, excited by the chance to ingest new substances and discuss their explorations with others…”

May 19, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21722164-legal-highs-fentanyl-there-are-more-drugs-offer-ever-expanding