Rockstar

Pope Copyrights All Of His "Divinely Inspired" Words

By: Jeremy Gutsche - Published: Jan 24, 2006 • References: timesonline and boingboing.net
The new Pope is keeping up with the times... by copyrighting all of his divinely inspired prose.

The Times tells us that, "Publishers will have to negotiate a levy of between 3 per cent and 5 per cent of the cover price of any book or publication "containing the Pope's words". Those who infringe the copyright face legal action and a higher levy of 15 per cent.: