re is ALWAYS a path from point A to B. You just have to … make excuses for ourselves. “It’s too expensive”, “He’s too hard to get to”, “It’s too selective.” There is ALWAYS a path from point A to B. You just have to find it.
In the best light, this was an example of the internet banding together to protect creativity. In the worst light, it was a confused mob fueled by questionable motives jeopardizing real people’s jobs for fun.