Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Why is me blacked-out?

Me is joining mine fellow bloggers, Google, English Wikipedia, and other innernets sites to protest against The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), or HR 3261 and PROTECT-IP Act (PIPA). Me unnestands what mine Congressbeans is trying to does, but me finks this the wrong way to go bouts it.

Please joins me to contacts your congressbeans and tells them we has a concern about the language of these bills.

Some linkies to heps:

Petition the White House

Petition your CongressBean (Google)

Petition your Senator (Stop American Censorship)


  1. There's a petition for those of us outside the US -- we saw it on Sparkle's blog and added our email address.

    We're not posting today, but we've added a banner anyway.

    Pretty scary-sounding stuff, really.

  2. I have a super jumbo litter box, I say we put that SOPA thingy in there!

  3. Been there and done that. Imagine--an internet without Chey?

  4. Great post - thanks for joining this VIP cause!

  5. Yay for you adorable TK and Squashies!!! Yes, me and Charlie left our email with the petition for non-US citizens (and kitties!) to these proposals!

    Take care

  6. Great job. Thank you for posting about this important issue!

  7. We live in a country filled with censorship and we're on your side!

    BTW, Target is much better. Thanks for the purrs!

  8. TK, you're my hero, precious boy.



  9. We are protesting today too! SOPA and PIPA are bad!!

  10. Thank you for providing information about this act... I signed a petition yesterday against it, and all of our efforts across the country seem to be helping! Here's to hoping for the best!


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  11. Gong Xi Fa Cai!
    Wishing you a prosperous, auspicious and joyous Year of the Dragon.

  12. Hi there! Thanks so much for visiting us and for posting Simba on your blog sidebar!! You are so sweet!

    I saw your last post and Mama knows just how your mom feels when leaving for vacation. Guess what? Simba and I (Lucy) are seniors too!


  13. We sure hope this doesn't pass!

    We're glad your folks are home from Hawaii. Hope they had a fun trip and you had a nice time while they were gone.

  14. Looks like all the protests are working..I will follow the news on this issue. Thank you for posting about it.

  15. An analysis in the information technology magazine eWeek stated, "The language of SOPA is so broad, the rules so unconnected to the reality of Internet technology and the penalties so disconnected from the alleged crimes that this bill could effectively kill e-commerce or even normal Internet use.

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