If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you’re probably sick of hearing about this by now, but it would be impossible for me to understate exactly how bad I believe this law will be for the internet as we know it. So once again I’ll implore you: Please, if you feel as I do and you haven’t done so already, please call your senator and representative and express your concerns about this bill.
With all of the SOPA/PIPA outrage going on over the last couple of months, perhaps it’s not a coincidence that a new religion has just been recognized in Sweden. According to this article on Cnet: Kopimism is the brainchild of philosophy student Isak Gerson, who founded the church in 2010 to protect his beliefs that copying and sharing information is a good thing. (If Kopimism has a Ten Commandments equivalent, I'm guessing "Thou shall not steal" didn't make the cut.) Before you Read more [...]