All day, the puppets have been marching around the house, fists raised in air in what I thought was an homage to Tommie Smith and John Carlos during the Mexico Olympics but soon found out was not…this time. Those puppets, they hae been carrying on in Ottoman Turkish – I know they are upset as they are speaking in Ottoman Turkish vs. English or the baby Turkish that I speak. I finally clued in that they are upset about SOPA and PIPA – acts that raise significant concern amongst many on the Interwebs, as my Turkish nephew refers to it. So, you may realize that many websites are literally blacked out today to protest proposed U.S. legislation that threatens internet freedom: the Stop Internet Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect IP Act (PIPA), which you can read more about here.
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