Mechanical Music Instruments Can Perform Parody
By Harald Mueller
In reply to Ingmar Krause's statement
> > No law in the world can stop you from doing parody.
(which I thought was not confined to music)
> ...As far as I know, you cannot even parody the Stars
> and Stripes in the U.S.A.
Robbie changed this to
> ...As far as I know, you cannot even parody "The Stars
> and Stripes Forever" in the U.S.A.
> [ The U.S. government did not stop citizens when they recently
> [ burned U.S. flags in protest, ...
However, I _meant_ the flag! And am glad to hear that expressing
one's feelings also against this item is at least tolerated. I would
never have wanted to imply that the US government would ban a parody
of some music!
Harald M. Mueller
[ Oh, dear! I apologize that I assumed music instead of the
[ name of the U.S. flag. (Is there a stirring march named
[ "Union Jack"?) -- Robbie
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