<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/36804298_7398263ef9.jpg"></a>Throw Etsy onto the patent trolling pile: they just got sued by one because they dared, DARED, <a href="http://gigaom.com/2012/05/15/patent-troll-tries-to-mangle-hand-craft-site-etsy/">to use technology that involved transmitting messages</a> and to have investors that gave them enough money to make them a target.