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Submission + - British PM considers ban on Twitter, Facebook (

tryptogryphic writes: "British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Thursday that he is considering a limit on social media use in an attempt to curtail the riots that have spread throughout England" This comes as no surprise, but still presents a dangerous precedent which would put the UK on par with countries like Iran which have been looked down upon for limiting internet connectivity of any kind during public outcry that the government considers distasteful.

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