This page is basically a synopsis and also further explains issues in the various other legal documents on this website. We really want to clarify our position on legal matters so that users are not in the dark about where we stand, and also so they cannot claim we never mentioned anything.
The aforementioned details privacy, safety, children, and general rules on what content we do not allow. We want to clarify what content we do not allow.
Text is essentially anything that can be written, typed, or otherwise communicated in such a way that it is not video or audio. Below is a list of clarifications related to text:
Posting audio that you do not have permission to post is also against the law. Even though it is unfortunate that we cannot share music and must pay $12 for a CD that artists only make 25 cents off of, it is still against the law.
Apparently posting music videos to the Internet is also against the law, so if you do not have rights to it, do not post it. This also includes all video that is not just music video as well. Linking to videos is fine, however if the videos demonstrate how to create or use explosives or the like, the government can come after you, and we will co-operate with them, so do yourself a favor and don't post video of yourself doing anything illegal (as per United States and European Union law).
If you don't own an image or you are doing something illegal in it (as per United States and European Union law), don't post it, end of story.
To clarify, our service is not exactly a personal playground or a place to believe you exist outside the law or society:
Basically, use your head. There's no reason to do anything so moronic as what is mentioned above. You know what is legal and illegal and we are not your baby sitters. End of story.