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    From: (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: attn. JMS: A TV writing question...
    Date: 6/30/2003 11:43:00 PM  

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>But honestly, has a library ever had a negative effect on people buying
>books? I've read CS Lewis, Stephen King, Jean Auel and others as a kid
>for free, yet I ended up buying the books later as an adult.

Unless you had a very different library association than mine, all the books in
the library were purchased by the library, and the writers received royalties.

>For music,
>has radio had a negative or positive impact? HBO for movies?

HBO pays residuals; radio also pays for the rights to broadcast music.

Apples and oranges.


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