Stupid artist families and stupid astronomers
Thomas Hawk has an excellent comment on the fact that Joan Miro's family just sued Google because they incorporated parts of his art in their logo on his birthday:
"So let's get this right. Google chooses to create a special logo to honor the art and memory of Miro and his birth in 1893 and his family wants to get all pissy about it?"
I hope Miro turns in his grave in disgrace of his own family. This is just ridiculous.
It reminds me of the story from 1994 when Apple used the code name Sagan for their new PowerMac under construction. The ...