Copyright infringement is a federal crime!
Fair Use vs Stealing
I recently had a problem with an unenlightened, uneducated and low-class site who stole (and are stealing) a lot of my cartoons.
They are a “humor” site, and they stole many dozens of my cartoons (which explains why this site was down for the last 10 days). I will deal with them separately, when my investigation is done, but because they were so very stupid, I wanted to try to explain Fair Use to my smart readers here!
Very very briefly, there are 4 rules of Fair use: