Originally Posted by HarryT
"Giving a copy to 10,000 of your closest friends on the Internet" does not constitute "fair use", despite what some people might like to pretend. In fact it's extremely unfair for the author.
I think you are misunderstanding the network, we don't have to give anything to anyone, we simply have to allow access to everything by everyone.
Does an open server constitute piracy? If it does I do not advocate the practice.