<p><a href="http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20110112/03022212613/guy-claims-he-owns-idea-oprah-visiting-australia-plans-to-sue.shtml">Guy Claims He Owns The Idea Of Oprah Visiting Australia, Plans To Sue. <cite>Techdirt</cite> (2011-01-18)</a>:</p><blockquote><q>When you think that ideas are ownable, you get absolutely ridiculous scenarios, such as the idea that anyone could ever "own" the idea of Oprah Winfrey visiting Australia. And yet, a dive boat operator in Australia is planning to sue Tourism Australia, because of Oprah Winfrey's recent visit. You see,...</q></blockquote>
The Australo-Galambosian strikes back. Hey, a man’s got a right to defend his Primary Property.
(Via Kevin Carson, who I will not be paying $5 for the idea. Sorry, dude.)