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Anybody qualified to give a spot of legal advice?

And willing to do it for free? In the interests of not getting sued by the BBC I have a question about copyright law/intellectual property rights...

10 Vertically Challenged Giant 07.08.11 10:25am
nickb
. 0 Awkward Facts 07.08.11 10:13am
Awkward Facts
Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo

More than a herd of buffalo...

0 Scroat 06.08.11 9:19pm
Scroat
Can anyone see a way out for the USA?

I just read a story that said Apple had greater cash reserves than the USA. They are raking in billions a month whereas the country is overspending billions a month. What to do?, I'd privatise...

20 beau-jolly 05.08.11 3:32pm
beau-jolly
Tumbleweed

http://www.salelahome.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Tumbleweed.jpg...

1 Quaz 05.08.11 9:36am
riesler
Market Meltdown, the "experts" hit the TV

On Newsnight, some spotty 12 year old from PWC says that western ecconomies need to spend less than they earn. Really? No Shit Sherlock! I'm old enough to have a cheque book and I figured that one...

0 Quaz 05.08.11 2:26am
Quaz
I'm still trying to think of a good headline for this one.....

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/stop-wearing-bunny-suit-police-tell-idaho-man-211232335.html Funnily enough, of all the outfits he's got he doesn't have a Gimp mask or clown outfit to frighten kids...

2 thackaray 04.08.11 1:44pm
William Pumpton
Changes to the Writer of the Month award

We mentioned last month that we would be changing the criteria by which we choose the Writer of the Month. The current first-past-the-post system has served the nation well, but with it now being...

28 editor 04.08.11 12:41pm
beau-jolly
Splendid web-optimised FP today

That's all I wanted to say. Apart, that is, from stressing that it is entirely coincidental that I end up posting back on here for the first time in an age when a search for 'Bieber topless' could...

4 nealdoran 04.08.11 10:07am
Qoxiivi
We are top of the league, I say we are top of the league....

It's great to see Britain still leads the way at something. Up yours, Johnny Eurobland and Eddie Buttmunch from Flyover State USA. Britain's top of the league!...

0 ronseal 04.08.11 7:52am
ronseal
Moratorium moratorium 14 writinginbsl 03.08.11 11:09pm
rikkor
Love the 'Pam filter' NiB.

Really made me [url=http://www.newsbiscuit.com/2011/08/03/new-%E2%80%98pam-filter%E2%80%99-feature-added-by-email-providers/]laugh[/url]...

0 Qoxiivi 03.08.11 9:25pm
Qoxiivi
July Writer of the Month - Oxbridge

Congratulations to Oxbridge who wins the July Writer of the Month contest with five front page stories, including the excellent 'Hot summer could wipe out Goth population, warn experts'. He joins the...

15 editor 03.08.11 3:34pm
Oxbridge
The circle of life

Funny old thing, life and death., The sun came out yesterday, so Maddy and I went to the seaside., The sun also caused the lilies in the garden to bloom., The cat brushed against the lilies,...

10 beau-jolly 03.08.11 3:29pm
guffaw
It was the other Sooty

[url=http://uk.tv.yahoo.com/news-extra/article/168690/daily-tv-round-uppaul-daniels-hospitalised-by-pizza.html]Sooty puts Paul Daniels in hospital[/url] but I applaud him non the less...

0 andhrimnir 03.08.11 2:34pm
andhrimnir
Have you ever had a body part injured by someone of the same name?

(As started on another thread) Michael Foot stood on my Foot, Ed Balls kneed me in the balls, Tony Hancock once did something unspeakable involving 4 parts of my anatomy You get the picture any...

10 Son of Barnabas 03.08.11 9:19am
Oxbridge
Bad Journalism

My spelling is poor, but at least I am not paid for it. Even the first sentence is factually wrong....

0 Quaz 03.08.11 1:06am
Quaz
Norway Photoshop Nerd Moratorium 0 rikkor 02.08.11 10:44pm
rikkor
Norway joke moratorium. 23 rikkor 02.08.11 10:04pm
William Pumpton
Another for the 'too weird to satirise' vault...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-berkshire-13013076...

7 Qoxiivi 02.08.11 8:13pm
bonjonelson
Writers' Room Amnesty - 2

Do you have a favourite story that never made it? Do you think your definite front page or NIB was overlooked? Do you want to speak up for another writers' story that should have been picked up by...

54 editor 02.08.11 8:09pm
ianslat
Cuntface Marshes rejected as name for new olympic neighbourhood

Can't think why...

2 beau-jolly 02.08.11 3:49pm
beau-jolly
anyone been watching 'Show me the funny'?

a very flawed format, but the moments when some of the would-be comedians die on stage are just toe-curlingly priceless...

3 pere floza 02.08.11 2:34pm
pere floza
Guest who?

Just curious, but how many FPs, NiBs etc do you need to stop being ‘guest’? I think I’ve had 5 or 6 FPs and about 3 or 4 NiBs now...

9 Qoxiivi 02.08.11 12:52pm
Qoxiivi
Getting An FP Goes Both Ways

Newsbiscuit Contributor: Dad, what do you think of me? Dear Old Dad: So far? Pretty disappointing. NC: But look! Look! I've acheived something! This comedy writing site Newsbiscuit is using my...

3 Textbook 01.08.11 11:39pm
rikkor
Onion Tribute Thread

I suppose this place has a love/hate relationship with The Onion as I bet more than once Newsbiscuit has tried to run something and then found that The Onion has a near identical or highly similar...

19 Textbook 01.08.11 11:37pm
rikkor
Time For A Newsbiscuit Iphone/Ipad App?

Looking at The Onion's app and other similar programs made to optimise delivery of content to the increasingly omnipresent mobile devices, perhaps it is time to start developing one of these...

5 Textbook 01.08.11 11:25pm
Quaz
Sod's law - have you any other examples?

Sod's law is getting an FP but being away for the weekend when it appeared and not having a smart phone or smart anything else to see it in all its glory. However I am extrememly grateful to NB....

13 Dick Everyman 01.08.11 10:19pm
Dick Everyman
Do you guys kmow C k lewis

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMSnj3HlTt0&NR=1&feature=fvwp...

1 guffaw 01.08.11 1:42pm
be reasonable
Waylandsmithy launches bid for entire Home page

Well deserved too. Grrrr...

0 dvo4fun 01.08.11 10:59am
dvo4fun