Movie Blog Mondays: My Favorite Scene in Spaceballs
So, thinking on what to do with our new blog, I'd been pondering a weekly or monthly segment on popular media, somewhere that I can formulate and share my thoughts with all of you. Recently, I'd found that LuckyBlue had never seen Spaceballs (or any Mel Brooks movie) and we decided to watch it together. After watching what could possibly be my favorite single scene in a comedy ever, I felt inspired to write about …
We’ll take their best punch.
Youtube, Bandai and Toei gave us their best shot. And it wasn't enough. Our Youtube channel, almost exactly five years to the day that we launched it, was taken down by Youtube today due to their copyright policy. I won't bore you with the details, but the short of it is this: Bandai's bots saw Wing footage and told Youtube's bots to take it all down. Copyright strikes were put on our channel, Bandai never …
So we apparently have seven days.
This morning I awoke to an email notification from my phone. As has been my new normal for the last two years, I dreaded opening it up for fear that it was an email from Youtube telling me to go to hell. (They always seem to throw copyright bots in the dead of night. Wonder why.) Anyway, this is the email I woke up to: Needless to say, my morning didn't start off great. For …