#SOPA Jokes

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Today, lots of websites are in a self-imposed “blackout” to show what SOPA might do to the Internet if it passes. And on Twitter, tweeps have invented their own SOPA early-warning system.

Also watch this video explainer of SOPA, read the story behind the SOPA blackout, and see a slideshow of the websites that went dark Wednesday in protest of the bills.

 

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