Google’s Still Supporting Piracy, So Says The RIAA

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<a href="http://allthingsd.com/20130221/big-music-says-google-isnt-cracking-down-on-pirate-sites-after-all/">All Things Digital:</a> "Six months ago, in the wake of the SOPA/PIPA debate, Google offered a peace offering to the Big Media companies: It said it would try to make pirate sites harder to find in its search results.

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Ab-Soul Feat. ScHoolboy Q – “SOPA”

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Forget the club, this new one from <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/ab-soul">Ab-Soul</a> & <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/schoolboy-q">ScHoolboy Q</a> sounds like it should be playing out of a haunted house.

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Why Did The Feds Take Down Megaupload?

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<a href="http://gizmodo.com/5877836/why-did-the-feds-choose-megaupload-and-why-now">Gizmodo:</a> "There are plenty of players in the no-questions-asked online storage game: HulkShare, MediaFire, YouSendIt.

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1.20 The Cooler

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India Baby The Best Of Rihanna's Bikini Twitpics [The Source] Yeah, That SOPA Blackout Was Mildly Effective [Uproxx] "American Idol" Ratings Down 24% in Return, Still Tops Night [Reuters] Jungle Brothers Reuniting February 7 In New York City [Broken Cool] 50 Cent Wants To Put [...].

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Yeah, That SOPA Blackout Was MILDLY Effective

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What is it that they say about a picture being worth a thousand words.


The Daily Show Finally Addresses SOPA, PIPA


I recently read, and I sadly can't recall where, that someone had attended a taping of the Daily Show and -- in the Q&A session that takes place between Jon Stewart and his audience before each show -- questioned why the show had yet to utter a word about SOPA and PIPA.

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1.19 The Cooler

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Joling Ferro 25 People Who Thought SOPA Was About Soap <a href="http://www.buzzfeed.com/mattcherette/25-people-who-thought-sopa-was-about-soap" target="blank">[Buzzfeed]</a> Could Rocawear Be On The Verge Of Filing For Bankruptcy.

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The Horrors Of SOPA Explained In A Single 4-Minute Video


On a day when SOPA was a big topic of conversation on the web, I figure this is a good way to close it out: A four minute video that pretty comprehensively explains what SOPA is and why it's a cancer to the web we've all come to know and love.


Wikipedia Goes Dark, Uninformed Masses Freak Out

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In case you were wondering, <a href="http://www.wikipedia.org/">Wikipedia</a>, <a href="http://www.reddit.com/">Reddit</a> and <a href="http://boingboing.net/">Boing Boing</a> all followed through with <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/01/reddit-wikipedia-boing-boing-will-all-go-dark-tomorrow-to-protest-sopa/">their promise to go dark in</a> protest of the, as Charles Barkley would say, TURRIBLE Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA).


Reddit, Wikipedia, Boing Boing Will All Go Dark Tomorrow To Protest SOPA

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Despite the fact that the festering port-o-potty of a piracy prevention bill -- the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) -- <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/01/obama-white-house-voices-concerns-over-sopa/">is effectively dead</a>, Wikipedia, Reddit and <a href="http://boingboing.net/2012/01/14/boing-boing-will-go-dark-on-ja.html">Boing Boing</a> are <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wikipedia-blackout-websites-wikipedia-reddit-dark-wednesday-protest/story?id=15373251#.TxXqJCNGw_Y">all going forward with plans to go dark tomorrow</a>.


1.16 The Cooler

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Nicole Mejia Vanessa Bryant Reportedly Gets Two Of Kobe’s Mansions <a href="http://www.insidehoops.com/blog/?p=9064">[Inside Hoops]</a> 5 Rappers MLK Would Be Proud Of <a href="http://theurbandaily.com/music/ddjames/5-positive-rappers-mlk-would-be-proud-of-original/">[The Urban Daily]</a> AMC Announces 'Mad Men' Return Date <a href="http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/mad-men-season-5-premiere-killing-season-2-281907">[The Hollywood Reporter]</a> Obama Won't Support SOPA, As Anti-Piracy Pols Back Down <a href="http://gothamist.com/2012/01/14/obama_wont_support_sopa_as_anti-pir.php">[Gothamist]</a> Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google.

#Jay Z

1.12 The Cooler

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Kelsey Alexandra "How To Make It In America" Might Find a New Network <a href="http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2012/01/how-to-make-it-in-america-might-find-a-new-network.html">[Vulture]</a> Tina Fey and.


1.2 The Cooler

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Asa Akira Derrick Rose Reportedly Signing $250 Million LIfetime Deal with adidas [Dime] Michael Jordan Apparently Didn’t Learn Anything From Michael Jordan [With Leather] Court Upholds C-Murders Life Sentence [The Boombox] Al Qaeda on the Ropes: One Fighter's Inside Story [Newsweek] Midwife Delivers Own Baby [...].


12.29 The Cooler

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"Fast Five" Is The Most Pirated Movie of 2011 <a href="http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2011/12/most-stolen-films-of-2011.html">[Vulture]</a> 5 Rules for Rapping in Public <a href="http://www.grantland.com/blog/hollywood-prospectus/post/_/id/40024/5-rules-for-rapping-in-public">[Grantland]</a> Did Michael Jordan Pop The Question.


12.28 The Cooler

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Portia Jenkins Bill Maher's Tim Tebow Tweet Sparks Calls For HBO Boycott <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/showtracker/2011/12/bill-maher-sparks-calls-for-hbo-boycott-following-tim-tebow-tweet.html">[LAT]</a> Keri Hilson Says She Refuses To Date Rappers <a href="http://theurbandaily.com/gossip-news/theurbandailystaff6/keri-hilson-dating-rappers/">[The Urban Daily]</a> Would Obama Veto SOPA.

the dark knight rises

12.16 The Cooler

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It Just Got Incredibly Easy to Tell Congress That SOPA Sucks <a href="http://gizmodo.com/5868263/it-just-got-easier-to-tell-congress-that-sopa-sucks">[Gizmodo]</a> Donald Glover Tells Marc Maron That He Masturbates To Susan Sarandon <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/media/2011/12/donald-glover-tells-marc-maron-that-he-masturbates-to-susan-sarandon/" target="blank">[Uproxx]</a> Is Greg Oden’s Team Photo The Saddest Thing You’ve Ever Seen.

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For Shame, Snoop Doggy Dogg

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Dear Snoop, We're all for brothers gettin' checks out of corporations.

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