Does Viacom Owe Jonathan Coulton Money? [VIDEO]

Viacom is suing YouTube for over $1 billion for copyright infringement. But what happens when Viacom uses content from content producers? Viacom subsidiary is hosting a video of Jonathan Coulton singing along with a slideshow of Creative Commons pictures on Flickr. But to start watching the video, you have to watch an ad that Viacom makes money of off. “Where is Jonathan Coulton’s $37?” asks John Green in the video below:

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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