After Egypt, Will U.S. Get 'Internet Kill Switch'?

PC Magazine: "With reports of Egypt's government completing shutting down the Internet in the country, talk about an "Internet kill switch" bill in the U.S. has reemerged. Could it happen here?"

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xVeZx2792d ago

We're gonna head west. There's a rumor goin' around there might be some Internet out there. So we're headed out Californee Way.

ATiElite2791d ago (Edited 2791d ago )

No matter what happens cutting of the flow of information is something Communist or Fascist do. When you are trying to control people in an EVIL WAY, the first thing you do is cut off ways for people to communicate and organize.

Iran Election protesters did a great job using the Internet, Youtube/Video Phones, and Twitter to work together and get their story out. This form of communication shut down is OPPRESSION by a EVIL government.

We need to remember "one if by land two if by sea" if we are to keep our Independence and remain truly FREE cause what is happening in other countries will or has already begun to happen to us.

Speed-Racer2792d ago

If they do, they would not use it until some dire circumstance occurs, as in..much worse than what is happening in Egypt ... maybe like if a firesale occurs

STiRacer2792d ago

That "Obama staring into a monitor and selecting control internet" pic is just hilarious. LOL.

Speed-Racer2791d ago


*Obama meets option to reformat Internet*, *Clicks yes by accident*... "Oops... I don't know how that happened, must be the guys in IT who did that"

Syko2791d ago

Can you imagine how bad these Old farts are going to screw everything up by the time kids that grew up with the internet reach office...

Neko_Mega2791d ago (Edited 2791d ago )

Bush says " We will get are porn back and to those you took it.... Give us back are porn, it's not cool man" (Curse you Robot Chicken).

But really not cool.

cheetorb2791d ago

So many people don't want to hear about the Government screwing us over. It's just easier to "sleep." One day you'll wake up and find the Control Machine in effect and it will be too late. Fuck Government Control.

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