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Old 01-20-2012, 11:28 AM
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Default Re: Megaupload is shut down by the feds, and its executives arrested.

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Originally Posted by Too Many Songs View Post
Boy you guys are naive. If SOPA does not get though is because it is opposed by big business. This is one of those cases where one set of big industry concerns (those based in silicon valley that represent the interests of e.g Google, Microsoft and Apple etc...) comes up against another (the interests of the film industry; recorded music industry; news media and publishing industries etc).
So the massive public outcry has had no effect, you think? What are your sources for this?

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But hey, for most of you Steve Jobs was a god and Google a champion of free speech. Right?
No and most definitely no. Steve Jobs was a great businessman and little else, and Google is about one step away from becoming Skynet.
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