Late Monday Links

– The Obama administration agrees with the RIAA that $222,000 in damages is a reasonable punishment for illegally downloading 24 songs.

– Icelandic politicians are considering imposing a censorship firewall similar to China’s in order to block internet porn.

– That most venerable of British institutions–Page Threeis under attack by misanthropic feminists.

Gay man stands up to homophobic subway preacher (with video). Hold on, I think I’ve got something in my eye.

– The Supreme Court will soon hear arguments in a case involving a farmer who was sued for “patent infringement” for planting genetically modified soybean seeds.

– North Carolina Republicans are pushing a bill that would criminalize public toplessness in the state (most municipalities already ban toplessness, but some, like the city of Asheville, do not).

– And finally, a New York mom has been arrested for hiring strippers for her son’s 16th birthday party. Come on, there are worse things a 16 year can see than a naked woman!

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