Happy Birthday is now fair game (until appeal)

Was driving back from Stillwater today and heard on npr that the song “happy birthday” is no longer subject to copyright. It seems the Warner music subsidiary that claimed to own the rights to the song, never really did. Link to a story about the case here. H

So, time for a rousing round of Happy Birthday to you! (The Exclamation is for Shanon)

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