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Date: 02/02/12 07:00 AM

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  1. Profile photo of cobrakiller
    cobrakiller Male 18-29
    7371 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 5:53 am
    Link: Responsible / Insane - Why is it okay when its the internet?
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    WorldOfJames Male 18-29
    977 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 7:15 am
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    Gortrok Male 18-29
    773 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 7:26 am
    Yesterday (Feb 1st), two of the largest internet providers in the Netherlands were ordered by the Dutch government, under pressure from the organisation called BREIN (brain), to block access to all Pirate Bay websites. They cited the reason as being because "many users had downloaded music or movies in the last month, and we assume that if they download them, they uploaded them too, so that`s illegal".

    Apparently that`s all the reasoning they needed. Also, after the initial few domains belonging to Pirate Bay were blocked, BREIN faxed the providers a longer list of domains that they had to block too, and didn`t even need to first go through the legal system.

    It`s started.
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    Edgarska19 Male 18-29
    1045 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 7:50 am
    Probably not the same, but you can`t share Pirate Bay links on Facebook anymore.
    At least last week that I tried, I don`t know if they`re still blocked.
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    insane_ai Male 30-39
    718 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 7:53 am
    Time to go back to sneaker netting and private ftp servers for invitation only file sharing.
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    chicagojay Male 40-49
    2018 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 8:34 am
    This would never happen if Obama were elected.
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    Justin9235 Male 18-29
    1582 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 8:44 am
    We`re not citizens while on the internet or off it. We are a group of feeble minded drones, waiting to be outwitted and controlled. A new means of control where there is no need for secrecy.
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    Ginerio Male 18-29
    24 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 8:56 am

    Even with the blocked ISP, you can still access it. I`ll be using it for a lot more than the piratebay. Too bad it had to come this far.
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    patchgrabber Male 30-39
    5812 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 9:04 am
    @Ginerio: Tor is ok for individual songs, but the decreased speed you have to put up with is unsuitable for large files like movies or whole albums. I do like Tor, it just has limitations.
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    furrything Male 50-59
    1223 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 9:49 am
    Heeey....what`s the worst that could happen.

    Oh, wait....
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    emAeye Female 18-29
    27 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 10:14 am
    Just wanna throw up a link to SMBC, because I love these comics and the creator never seems to tag his own work.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25350 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 11:18 am
    Internet is getting scary!
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    ddaq89 Male 30-39
    168 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 11:51 am
    "Corporations are people too my friend"
    -Mitt Romney
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    tatervent Male 18-29
    373 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 12:36 pm
    So.... does anyone know exactly what these bills do? Or do young people love to get in an uproar at the first chance they get? thanks.
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
    4009 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 1:11 pm
    On the insane one:

    It`s more like : The shop next door saw you go in, steal stuff, use the diablo 1 dupe cheat, and distribute it for free.
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    Zeegrr60 Male 40-49
    2103 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 1:36 pm
    I used to think Russia broke up. Nope. They moved here. just spent my 14th hour reading S.O.P.A..I do believe J.Q. Addams would have shot the author=I KNOW T. Jefferson would have.
  17. Profile photo of cobrakiller
    cobrakiller Male 18-29
    7371 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 2:07 pm
    emAeye, there is a link in the credits section.
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    Rheaonon Male 18-29
    363 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 8:22 pm
    Batmanners, they threw it on the ground and then picked it up while pulling a vial of red liquid out of their belt and then tossing it on the ground? That would never work.....
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    xelous Male 18-29
    2513 posts
    February 2, 2012 at 11:36 pm
    Had to go to their website to see the picture.

    Lamar Smith is a non-nice individual
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    teknollag Male 18-29
    164 posts
    February 3, 2012 at 1:44 am
    Couldn`t have put it better. Funny how there is such a push for online bullying to be just as bad as face-to-face, yet our privacy, rights, and freedoms seem to only matter when you`re not in front of a monitor.
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    diggierolls Male 18-29
    151 posts
    February 3, 2012 at 7:08 am
    yes. well said
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    junkaroo Male 30-39
    234 posts
    February 4, 2012 at 2:55 pm
    There are not enough thumbs up in the world for this.

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