Cap'n Jack's Recent Activity

  1. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread NA — Harvest King Motor Oil.

    Or post wrong information

    Apr 19, 2018 at 6:52 PM
  2. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread oh gawd....a rant.

    It is very important to Spell check, lest there be magical side-effects from poor spelling.

    Apr 18, 2018 at 2:42 PM
  3. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Southwest oopsie - ‘woman partially sucked out of window’.

    Kinda like the little boy sticking his finger in the dyke [sic].

    Apr 17, 2018 at 2:16 PM
  4. Cap'n Jack liked Bell206's post in the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    Fair Use has a narrow definition and application. A private individual using material created by another person on a an private internet...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 5:49 PM
  5. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    True. And there's enough grey in the "fair use doctrine" that if someone complained to PoA about their picture (or music or poetry or...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 4:59 PM
  6. Cap'n Jack liked Salty's post in the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    again you equate easy to steal as legal to steal.

    Apr 16, 2018 at 4:46 PM
  7. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    Within limits. But let's agree that just because it is on the internet, it is not automatically free to use. Once that foundation is...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 3:48 PM
  8. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    The internet is not like a car sharing lot.

    Apr 16, 2018 at 2:47 PM
  9. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    The phone book thing is a different matter. As for giving credit to the source, that may not be enough to obtain a license to use the...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 2:46 PM
  10. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    So because someone CAN copy copyrighted material, it is OK to do so?

    Apr 16, 2018 at 2:34 PM
  11. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    His allusion does apply (illustration would be a better word). Just because it is on the web does not mean it is "free stuff". There are...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 2:30 PM
  12. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    What if the property just "fell off the back" of a truck?

    Apr 16, 2018 at 1:30 PM
  13. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    Come join in...is it OK to take copyrighted material off a web site just because it is posted? :)

    Apr 16, 2018 at 1:05 PM
  14. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    One interpretation of your statement above is that "someone posted it on the web where others can then use the image however they please...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 12:15 PM
  15. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread So much for the fancy gauges.

    Well, your replies did quote Facebook so one would assume that was the the discussion point. As for an "open forum", copyright laws...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 11:02 AM