The Reason People Pirate Stuff

By Sam Gibbs on at

Why’s it so freaking difficult to legally get the content you want? The Oatmeal explains with this spot-on portrayal of an attempt to stay legal and buy access to a show, rather than just taking the easy route and pirating the damn thing. But you know what -- it’s just not possible and it's bloody infuriating. And they wonder why people still pirate stuff.

The media industry really shouldn’t need a web comic to show it what the problem is with its business model, but that’s it in a nutshell. Jump on over the The Oatmeal - Game of Thrones to see the full thing in all its glory. [The Oatmeal]