forkfail writes: If further proof is needed that copyright law was out of control in the US, it can be found in the fact that it costs 10 dollars to view Martin Luther King's famous Dream Speech. You might think that you could find it on youtube or other public venues, given its importance in American history. But no — the rights are firmly locked away until 2038.
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.