That when I finally said "Copyright is dead! Long live the public domain!".
The way I look at it, is that software freedom will prevails over the long run, even when entire industries try to conspire to strangle it. Even when copyright lobbys pressure for the most draconian measures possible.
Incidently, ESR is thinking along the same lines too.
*GPL is not needed: http://esr.ibiblio.org/?p=928d
And he also fear that intellectual property abolitionists might be right after all: http://esr.ibiblio.org/?p=1337