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Nic Pizzolatto Responds To Claims That He Plagiarized Others When Writing ‘True Detective’

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After being accused of plagiarizing the philosophies spoken by Rust Cohle on 'True Detective,' Nic Pizzolatto and HBO issued responses.

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‘True Detective’ Creator Nic Pizzolatto Has Been Accused Of Plagiarism

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Did Nic Pizzolatto lift your favorite "True Detective" lines from other authors?


Did ‘Dateline NBC’ Use This YouTuber’s Video Without Permission?

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Did NBC do anything wrong by using someone's YouTube video without permission? Probably!

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Poster Designer Is Suing Spike Lee For Ripping Off His Oldboy Poster

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Spike Lee has been sued by alleged Oldboy poster designer Juan Luis Garcia. We eagerly await the creatively-capitalized response.


Jerry Seinfeld Thinks That ‘The LEGO Movie’ Stole A Joke From Him

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Jerry Seinfeld aired some grievances on Twitter and accused 'The LEGO Movie' of stealing his Superman/Green Lantern joke from 2004.

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Shia LaBeouf Gets Weird And Storms Off Stage At The World Premiere Of ‘Nymphomaniac’

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Shia LaBeouf escapes from his self imposed exile to make a weird statement at the world premiere of Lars Von Trier's 'Nymphomaniac' in Berlin.

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Shia LaBeouf Has Now Entered Legal Waters In His Douche Offensive Against Daniel Clowes

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If Shia LaBeouf is merely messing around on Twitter, then this could be one of the greatest tricks ever pulled now that lawyers are getting involved.


Shia’s Next Move

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Laremy stops by to predict Shia LaBeouf's next move after all of these strange plagiarism antics.

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Shia Labeouf Stars in ‘Unconvincing Plagiarism Apology’

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Read Shia Labeouf's unconvincing apology for plagiarizing his short film from a comic artist, and Patton Oswalt's dead-on response.


Holy Sh*t, Shia LaBeouf Even Plagiarized His Apology For Plagiarism

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You know that apology Shia LaBeouf tweeted for plagiarizing comic writer Daniel Clowes? Yep, he plagiarized that, too.


‘I F–ked Up': Shia LaBeouf Apologizes For Plagiarizing Daniel Clowes, Twitter Responds

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Shia LaBeouf just apologized on Twitter for plagiarizing Daniel Clowes' comic, and the Twitter responses are glorious.

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Shia LaBeouf Caught Plagiarizing A Comic Writer for His Short Film Making Fun of Film Critics

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Shia Labeouf directed a short film starring Jim Gaffigan about how film critics are shitty. It was actually pretty good. Trouble is, it was lifted almost word-for-word from a 2007 comic.

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Spike Lee Was Spectactularly Unhelpful to Oldboy’s Allegedly Plagiarized Poster Artist

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A disgruntled poster designer for Oldboy who says he was plagiarized wrote an open letter to Spike Lee. Lee's response was, shall we say, unhelpful.


The best parts of this hilarious ‘Trouble with the Curve’ lawsuit

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In a lawsuit filed today in federal court, a producer is alleging that the Clint Eastwood/Amy Adams baseball drama Trouble with the Curve (if you haven't seen that, at one point, Clint Eastwood sings "You Are My Sunshine" to his dead wife's tombstone, it's f*cking bananas) ripped off a screenplay he commissioned called "Omaha.

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Quentin Tarantino’s lady friend caught plagiarizing her movie reviews

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Movie reviews are some of the easiest things to write, and I should know.

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Did Will.I.Am Plagiarize His New Single? All Signs Point To Yes.

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will.i.am's "Let's Go" sure sounds a lot like Arty and Mat Zo's "Rebound." Because they're the same song.


Jonathan Coulton ‘Covers’ The Song ‘Glee’ Stole From Him, Puts It On iTunes For Charity

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Jonathan Coulton hits back at Fox's uncredited use of his "Baby Got Back" cover in a way that hits Fox's lawyers the hardest. Turnabout is fair play.


SoCal man confesses to writing “Lottery Ticket”

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According to TMZ, a Southern Califonia man confessed to writing the Bow Wow vehicle Lottery Ticket in recently-filed court documents in L.


Plagiarist watch: Another jackass steals from Patton

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I steal from Patton Oswalt all the time, but when I do it, it's awesome.

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