If you’re reading this on January 18, 2012, you may wonder why half the Internet seems to have gone missing. Here’s a brief explanation.
For more information on SOPA (and why to be worried about it), see this post by Ethan Zuckerman and Joi Ito of the MIT Media Lab.
- “Arrrrrrrrrr! Talk like a pirate day!“, practicalowl, Flickr (CC)
- “Manicule,” Mykl Roventine, Flickr (CC)
- Social Graph on Facebook
- “The ‘Stop Online Piracy Act’ (SOPA) Violates the First Amendment,” Laurence Tribe