Oh, this is priceless. Martin Schwimmer, over at Bloglines users subscribe to the feed so that they can read it.
without the Creative Commons notice (since there’s no mention of the license in the feed through the Creative Commons RSS Module or similar), and asks them to remove his content on the basis that it’s a commercial use and a derivative work – prohibited under the conditions of the CC license that he had chosen.
He then closes his entry with this quote:
If anyone desires the convenience of being notified only when this blog (or most any blog) is updated, then I recommend subscribing to one of the many RSS programs available.
What??? Bloglines is an ‘RSS program’, of sorts. It just happens to be web-based and publicly accessible.
Something tells me this guy needs a clue injection.
With thanks to Ed Bott and . Actually, Scoble has more on this and has said he’s unsubscribed. Not surprising, really.