#1 By: Xeni Jardin, September 17th, 2013 17:07
#2 By: Boundegar, September 17th, 2013 22:19
What was the point of SOPA? Why write stupid and draconian laws when you know you're planning to ignore whatever laws there are? They should just pass a law saying the US government never spies on anybody, the internet is free from surveillance, and statements to the contrary are punishable by extraordinary rendition.
#3 By: retepslluerb, September 18th, 2013 00:41
Ah, but they only do it because some European companies resort to bribery.
Which is true, seeing that they have to compete with extortion and murder once in a while.
#4 By: Manny, September 18th, 2013 07:56
This is always the best way to get decision-makers to pay attention: put a dollar sign on it. Large-scale economic costs? Vague and largely about trends. Looking at my bank accounts? Heads must roll!
#5 By: Eric S., September 18th, 2013 09:37
Because when it's encoded in law, then it's even harder when someone else with enough money/power (Google, et. al) to fight against your abuses when it cuts into their take.
#6 By: Donovan Acree, September 18th, 2013 10:04
This is good news. Once those with money are effected, we might see some change.
#7 By: Xeni Jardin, September 22nd, 2013 17:07
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