Funny how the GoldieBlox/Beastie Boys spat turned everyone on the Internet into a legal wonk this week.
almost 100% inaccurate MT @Nero: GoldieBlox ripped off music, then launched a pre-emptive lawsuit, and now they’re playing the victim
— Mathew Ingram (@mathewi) November 27, 2013
Because you care, the weird one from Radiohead was #TeamBeastie:
I support the beasties here> I would be v upset too.!…OPEN LETTER FROM BEASTIE BOYS’ MIKE D & ADROCK TO GOLDIEBLOX http://t.co/gCyd8WKqIs”
— Thom Yorke (@thomyorke) November 25, 2013
Anyway, you may have heard that the company re-released the commercial without the offending song. Check out the new version and the statement: