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Funnyjunk lawsuit

Ambulance chaser lawyer gets our nominee for Asshole of the Year.

We have been following the Oatmeal vs Funnyjunk.com* war for the past few weeks. If you haven’t heard about it by now, here’s the gist. Funnyjunk has been republishing Oatmeal content for years now without permission. In fact, it rarely even attributes the source. Oatmeal then complained. How does Funnyjunk respond to be exposed as a copyright infringer? By trying to shakedown Oatmeal for $20,000!.  Here is Oatmeal’s explanation of the situation:

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