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SOPA/PIPA currently being blacked out.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by MxRacer190, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. Jan 17, 2012 at 9:50 PM
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    MxRacer190

    MxRacer190 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Check out

    Google.com
    wikipedia.org (english version)
    Craigslist.org



    any more joining the fun?
     
  2. Jan 17, 2012 at 9:51 PM
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    cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    I like google's black out :laugh:
     
  3. Jan 17, 2012 at 9:55 PM
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    MxRacer190

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    lol. I wish they would have shut down the search engine for a day. . . people would shit brix. Wikipedia is doing it right.
     
  4. Jan 17, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    Warhorseforever

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    If google shut down completely like wiki that would get A LOT of attention.
     
  5. Jan 17, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    I concur. I read the blurb on google. I don't like this government thang.
     
  6. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:00 PM
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  8. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:04 PM
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    ALL THE WAY BABY!





    also, this just in. students across the US are scramble to finish their research paper without Wikipedia!
     
  9. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    cmack

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    Can still access it on a Mac using dictionary. :drevil:
     
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    A series of tubes!!!
     
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    they need to black out facebook, that'll get everyones attention.
     
  12. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:14 PM
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  13. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:17 PM
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    Shame that being unable to play Farmville would probably more reaction from the general public than this bullshit that is SOPA.
     
  15. Jan 17, 2012 at 10:43 PM
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    If you NEED to use Wikipedia for something, disable JavaScript in your browser.
     
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    WIKIPEDIA STILL WORKS! If you need the info just run a normal search on google just make sure that once you click on the wiki link you have to press the stop button in the adress bar within 2 seconds.
     
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    I wish Microsoft would wave its power around once in a blue fucking moon.

    If they had a press conference and stated "Microsoft will leave the united states, and no longer supply/warrenty/or offer aid to any computers in the united states, if SOPA passes"

    The gov't cant acquire that many mac's from Apple fast enough to sustain itself. Essentially, the military, and most Dept's of the government would tell congress to either burn the bill, or burn alive, their choice.
     
  18. Jan 18, 2012 at 7:56 AM
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    Reddit now joining the fight.
     
  19. Jan 18, 2012 at 8:00 AM
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    pinkbike.com also blacked out like google as well as photo of the day and video of the day...although its audience is small compared to google and wikipedia.
     
  20. Jan 18, 2012 at 8:15 AM
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    I'd imagine Google could get the job done, or at least fire up enough people to get the bill killed (at least I hope so!)
     
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