Raffi Krikorian provides compelling evidence for why Jack Valenti is all wrong.

For folks new to the discussion, Jack Valenti is the lead goon for the Hollywood lobby, who is trying to get people to believe that the entertainment business needs help from the government to stop people from illegally copying audio and video: i.e. he’s the guy trying to argue that CD sales aren’t down because all the music these days sucks, but rather because because pirates are taking over the industry.