An anonymous reader writes: Avast Network Shield (part of Avast Antivirus) suddenly (I noticed it a mere 10 minutes ago) decided to block thepiratebay.org classifying it as a malicious site. The Avast support forums so far don't provide any help.
Today's scientific question is: What in the world is electricity? And where does it go after it leaves the toaster? -- Dave Barry, "What is Electricity?"