I have a sizable DVD collection that it's time to rip to the computer. I still believe in owning your media, but the convenience of online services makes it easy to stop caring about these things...
For the arguments about the environmental impact of physical media- I agree, but DRM and "streaming" make it such that only by owning your media can you be assured you'll have it!
@emacsen I feel like if I follow this thread long enough I'll get the full story of your descend into madness as you get into more and more obscure scenarios trying to rip all your media 😂
It gets worse when you get to the DVD's with horrible encoding that takes forever to transcode into something re-playable and you end up spinning up a giant server in some cloud to do it faster 😅