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It strikes me that very few people would have seen the remixed artwork had Maisel not insisted on extracting his "pound of flesh" from Andy. Now it's going to be spread all over the internet -- along with the story of Maisel's self-righteous ego.

Could this be a new variation of the Streisand Effect? Lawyering up on some inconsequential copyright violation and getting your poor behavior broadcast across the entire internet? Should it be the Maisel Effect or does Sony already have trademark?

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