Oh, contraire. Theft is theft, and in the case of that particular set, it really matters. Besides, anyone that lies about shooting their cousin in the knee...wow. If you're unfamiliar with the tale, there's a link in my sig.
In part, because Mindark dropped support that allowed animation in picture frames and recorded digital video. Gone were the animated fish tanks clever users made, the fireplaces, and the New Oxford lectures.
There may have been other issues, but we'll never know.