Dracophile writes: Contrary to yesterday's article about The Australian newspaper's report that the Australian government had put on the back-burner their plans to introduce the internet filter legislation before the next election, The Sydney Morning Herald reports that the government rejected claims that it had abandoned such plans, and that "a spokeswoman for Communications Minister Stephen Conroy said the government remained committed to the policy". Unless the Australian Labor Party abandons the plan altogether, will the timing make any difference to voters?
Dracophile writes: A fire has destroyed parts of Universal Studios and damaged film and videos. FTA: "Thousands of Universal's videos and film reels were damaged but officials say there are duplicates of the movies and TV episodes stored in a different location." I guess they can just get onto a torrent for these, right?