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Hi all: thought you might like to read this http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/4088702.stm Not sure what to think about it. I don't agree that M$ should censor these sites, but on the other ...
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    Microsoft censors Chinese blogs


    Hi all: thought you might like to read this http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/4088702.stm

    Not sure what to think about it. I don't agree that M$ should censor these sites, but on the other hand they can't change international law. Any views?
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    the almighty dollar
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    yeah to be honest, as wrong as censorship is, business are not political entities and have no right to dictate who can say what to other people.
    You know, aliens are going to come to earth in 50 years and kill the hell out of us for DDoSing their networks with this SETI crap
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    ................ just like the nerd's best friend google

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    Haven't we covered this already here ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Santa's little helper
    Haven't we covered this already here ?
    that didn't cover MS
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    japan should be censored as well........

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    Hopefully our Patriot Act will expand its power to provide the same protection here that is enjoyed in China.
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    Quote Originally Posted by genesus
    Hopefully our Patriot Act will expand its power to provide the same protection here that is enjoyed in China.
    which would make this conversation illegal
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    Quote Originally Posted by Vergil83
    Quote Originally Posted by genesus
    Hopefully our Patriot Act will expand its power to provide the same protection here that is enjoyed in China.
    which would make this conversation illegal
    As it should be, we should spend the time praising our government and paying for freedom...since it isn't free
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