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Submission + - SOPA and PIPA dead in the water? (ft.com) 1

twdorris writes: "Is this an example of our 3-part government actually working as intended? It seems the executive branch doesn't agree with the legislative on a key piece of lobby-induced insanity.

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/471520c6-3f9f-11e1-ad6a-00144feab49a.html#axzz1jYVL1BbO

Quote FTFA:

“While we believe that online piracy by foreign websites is a serious problem that requires a serious legislative response, we will not support legislation that reduces freedom of expression, increases cybersecurity risk, or undermines the dynamic, innovative global internet,” the White House said in a blog post."

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