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Imagine a world without free knowledge Wikipedia just one of several big name web sites pro testing new legislation that some say will change the Internet and they say not -- a good way.
Plus a gallon is keeping an -- that live from San Francisco Claudia.
John it is shaping up to be an epic battle Hollywood vs Silicon Valley members of congress from northern California vs those from Southern California.
Big money lining up on both five and scores of web site on 24 hour strike to draw attention to -- The Stop Online Piracy Act and its partner in the planet -- the protect IP act.
Boat designed to crack down on sites that steal content whether it's -- and put movies or music made in the US.
As some say these bills would have a chilling effect on free speech.
Because they would require companies like Google to block links to sites accused of Internet piracy.
Mostly offshore sites that are beyond the easy reach of America's copyright laws.
But critics argue the crackdown on piracy will not be the bills only affect.
So -- places tremendous incentives towards.
Anyone who does business with an American company.
To pull the plug on them -- -- morning.
So if anyone complained.
About something posted on the website that they didn't like they couldn't most likely get that web -- pulled off the.
But those in favor maintained safeguards are in place to prevent such shutdowns.
And that today's protest by sites like Wikipedia.
I think it's very ironic that a web site.
That is dedicated to providing information is intact.
They simply haven't read the bill Wikipedia and other domestic web -- have nothing to worry about we targeted.
Porn web site.
But the protest appears to be gaining steam calls are flooding congressional offices.
And now several members from both parties are dialing back their initial support.
A John we may see some significant tweaks to -- that controversial pieces of legislation.
Before they come up for a vote.
That aren't keeping on and -- interesting stuff.
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