Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Nov 2011 23:20 UTC
Legal The saga surrounding SOPA will be dominating the headlines for a while yet, and today is no different. First of all, and most importantly, the European Parliament has adopted a resolution against SOPA, while also calling for net neutrality to become part of EU law. Second, and this is also interesting, we now have a list of software companies which are against freedom of speech on the web. Unsurprisingly, Apple and Microsoft are on this list. Update: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has spoken out against SOPA. Update II: Tumbler's anti-SOPA message on their website generated almost 90000 (!) phone calls to representatives. Amazing.
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Pelosi...seriously??
by earksiinni on Fri 18th Nov 2011 06:19 UTC
earksiinni
Member since:
2009-03-27

Ron Paul, duh. But Pelosi.......????

Did not expect that from her. +1.

(For those of you outside the US, Pelosi is almost universally reviled as being dishonest I think from both the left and right.)

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RE: Pelosi...seriously??
by Tuishimi on Fri 18th Nov 2011 06:25 in reply to "Pelosi...seriously??"
Tuishimi Member since:
2005-07-06

Yeah, anytime I see "Pelosi" the hair on my back stands up and I start looking around nervously like something bad is about to happen. ;)

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RE[2]: Pelosi...seriously??
by Soulbender on Fri 18th Nov 2011 06:35 in reply to "RE: Pelosi...seriously??"
Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18

Hmmm..so if she's considered dishonest by everyone maybe she's not the person you want to speak up *against* SOPOR...err SOPA.

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