timothy from the surely-he's-been-hypnotized-by-the-yes-men dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Cory Doctorow over at BoingBoing has unearthed an amazing video where the head of WIPO, the UN agency responsible for 'promoting' intellectual property, suggests that Tim Berners-Lee should have patented HTML and licensed it to all users. Amazingly this is done on camera and in front of the head of CERN and the Internet Society, who look on in disbelief."
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke