SOPA And PIPA Postponed Indefinitely
Posted on Friday, January 20 @ 09:35:29 Eastern by Daniel Bischoff
Yesterdays massive online black-out, counting the likes of Wikipedia, N4G, Destructoid, and Google, was a resounding success if the latest news out of SOPA and PIPA's supporters are any indication.
Congressman Lamar Smith, writer and defender of SOPA announced today the postponement of any further action with the bill:
Senator Harry Reid also said of the Protect IP Act, via tweet:
Now we know that these types of large-scale internet protests work. What we need to learn next is how to keep a watchful eye on the ignorance in congress and what it might do to threaten the livelihood of countless individuals.
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