Thursday, January 05, 2012

The Escapist : News : Sweden Formally Recognizes Piracy as Religion

H/T Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof

The act of peer to peer file-sharing is a holy act and information is sacred, according to the tenets of the Missionary Church of Kopimism. An offshoot of Sweden's Pirate Party, the 3,000 members of the church have been attempting to be recognized as an official religion since 2010.

The Escapist : News : Sweden Formally Recognizes Piracy as Religion

1 comment:

Robin Edgar said...

I expect that Sweden's formal recognition of "Piracy as Religion" is part of an attempt to honour their Viking religious heritage. ;-)