Stephen Colbert on a Supreme Court copyright case (video)

November 27, 2012

As the Supreme Court considers a case involving copyright law and textbooks purchased overseas and sold in the United States, Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert weighed in on the matter during his Monday night program. 

"I'm sorry, I don't buy this 'first sale' argument. And if I did buy it, I would not sell it, because I don't have the right," Colbert said. 

Check out the full clip below. 

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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