Or a sort of hybrid Christian-Intellectual Property fundamentalism. "You wouldn't ritually abuse a child. You wouldn't summon up demons. You wouldn't kidnap and eviscerate a human being as a dark sacrifice. Downloading movies is worshipping the Devil. Copyright violation will send you to Hell. PIRACY, IT’S SATANISM"
(I recollect the old Phil and Dixie cartoon in Dragon magazine had a joke about the Tolkien estate's legal smackdown on TSR being so bad they couldn't even use the word "ring." "The phone is circular-metal-banding," etc.)