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June 01, 2009



> CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS: I may not be a software developer, but as I read the invention, it's displaying pictures of your wares on a computer network and, you know, picking which ones you want and buying them. I -- I might have been able to do that.

Good Lord, I pray that they all show common sense like this and kill software patents entirely.

I wonder what the people in favor of them would start arguing for in the EU, though, if they could no longer claim some nebulous "harmonization" with US law?

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