Downloaded Music Will destroy your computer

This is SO insane. But I do fear someday something like this could happen.

Destroy ‘pirate’ PCs, says politician

A US senator wants to develop technology that will destroy computers used to illegally download music.

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UPDATE:

US Senator Orrin Hatch, who recently gained notoriety for his suggestion to unleash destructive viruses on music pirates, has a dirty secret on his website.

Unlicensed software was found in operation, on his website.

Wow, I still can’t stop laughing on this one 😀

(ankurjain) [Lockergnome’s Bits and Bytes]