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Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Man Tries to Patent His "Godly Powers" - Slashdot

KWInt1601 writes "A man who believes he is Christ files a patent application.... Invoking the 1998 State Street decision, the applicant argues, 'like software, godly powers is a method, and affects a machine. Like business methods, godly powers produces a useful, concrete, and tangible result, and that should be all that's needed for statutory material.'"