When Congress updated copyright laws and passed the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) in 1998, it ushered an era of investment, innovation and job creation. In the decade since, companies like Google, YouTube and Twitter have emerged thanks to the Act
Hold on: the DMCA was responsible for investment, innovation, job creation and the existence of Google and Twitter?
Yeah I stopped reading after that.
I mean, that’s like saying that the introduction of cigarettes boosted cancer research.