January 17, 2012

Participating in SOPA Blackout

I just added these crontab entries

0 8 18 1 * /srv/www/maint/sopa/deploy-sopa.sh
0 20 18 1 * /srv/www/maint/sopa/remove-sopa.sh

On January 18th at midnight all of my personal websites will be going dark to protest the proposed SOPA and PIPA bills being discussed in congress. I’m joining sites like Wikipedia and Reddit in this process. I realize I don’t get a lot of traffic, but I felt it was important to join in. My sites will be in protest display from 8 AM to 8 PM central time.


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