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Knockoff News 34

A weekly (or thereabouts) collection of news about counterfeits, fakes, knockoffs, replicas, imitations, and the culture of copying in general around the globe:

And joining this week's reports of anti-counterfeiting enforcement efforts is a scene from last year's animated film Robots.  In the six-second clip, aspiring inventor Rodney Copperbottom (given voice by Ewan McGregor) heads off to the big city, only to be greeted by a series of hucksters.  In this case, however, the counterfeit merchandise offers a public service message of its own: