Another filing deadline in the Google Books debacle and the limp effort to salvage a deal out of some of the worst advice on record stumbles again. By way of background, the American Library Association lobby group issued a paper based in part on the work of other lobbyists.
Of particular interest is a handy chart of the objector/supporter filings (as of the filing deadline):
Class member objectors: 377
Class member supporters: 8
Those numbers say it all.
See also: Artist Rights Are Human Rights
See also: Sergey Brin, Monopsonist Book Enthusiast