Senate Passes Bill Creating ‘Copyright Czar’

I’m surprised people seriously refer to these positions are “this or that czar”… there’s a reason he was called Ivan the Terrible, but even the modern history of czars is less than complimentary.

Oxy U.S. lawmakers approved the creation of a cabinet-level position of copyright czar as part of sweeping intellectual property enforcement legislation that sailed through the Senate on Friday.

[From Senate Passes Bill Creating ‘Copyright Czar’ | Threat Level from Wired.com]