Non-harassing protest of SOPA at ALA Midwinter

Quite a few of the vendors that will be exhibiting at ALA Midwinter support SOPA, which “could have potentially disastrous consequences for the stability and security of the Internet’s addressing system, for the principle of interconnectivity that has helped drive the Internet’s extraordinary growth, and for free expression” according to the Stanford Law Review. The

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Fair Use is only for the unrighteous

I love this. And by “I love this” I mean “oh good grief I’d cry if I weren’t laughing about this.” So, the Associated Press reported on Amazon’s acquisition of Looks like pretty standard reporting to me. A couple quotes here and there to give some substance — normal stuff. Woot noticed the article

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