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Correction: Louis C.K. parody reveals much-needed Facebook button

This article originally reported the tweet as if it was from the real Louis C.K. It's not. The account in question is a parody account. Headline and story have been updated throughout to reflect this.

By December 1, 2013

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Louis C.K. parody reveals the one button Facebook needs

No, it's not a 'hate' button or 'private' button. It's something far more pertinent to the truth of social networking.

By December 1, 2013

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Louis C.K.: Why I won't let my kids have cell phones

Should your children be as stupid as everyone else's? Louis C.K.'s stance, as the red-haired one explains to Conan O'Brien, is that he's not there to make them happy.

By September 20, 2013

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Wake up, media moguls: Louis C.K. no-DRM video makes $200K

Comedian sends a big message to the entertainment industry: a do-it-yourself video distributed directly over the Internet can be a financial success--in just four days.

By December 14, 2011

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Another comedian takes Louis C.K.'s route as Net entrepreneur

Aziz Ansari plans to try his luck going solo by selling an hour-long stand-up special over the Internet.

By March 20, 2012

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Comedian Louis C.K. shuns advice--and DRM--for new video

A new stand-up comedy video costing $5 is Louis Szekely's experiment in direct sales in the Internet era: How much money will an inexpensive but easy-to-pirate video make?

By December 12, 2011

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Dear piracy apologists: Downloading unreleased films is not cool

Commentary: Even in the age of Spotify and Netflix, the movie-going experience remains largely intact. Not because of greed, but because filmmaking has no good alternative.

By July 29, 2014

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Pediatricians: Limit kids' media use to 2 hours a day

American Academy of Pediatrics also tells parents to discourage any screen time for children 2 and younger and keep Internet-connected devices out of kids' bedrooms.

By October 28, 2013

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RoboThespian tests its mettle as stand-up comic

Give it up for RoboThespian! The programmable bot takes the stage to crack jokes for humans -- and comes across a bit stiff.

By August 15, 2013

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New Comedy Central site lets you download a stand-up

CC:Stand-up Direct offers hour-long stand-up comedian performances for $5 each, following a trail blazed by Louis C.K.

By July 11, 2013