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Is it ture that the internet will be compremised by goverment?

In what ways?

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yumymommy

Asked by yumymommy at 6:48 PM on Oct. 19, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • I hope the government won't try to censor the internet. It's about freedom, isn't it?
    Sure Mrs. A might not like what Mrs. B has to say, but you can be sure Mrs. C doesn't like what Mrs. A talks about!
    Who gets to decide whose opinions are valid enough to be allowed on the internet???

    That would kill it, for sure.
    07upsydaisy

    Answer by 07upsydaisy at 7:32 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • BO said that the feds would "take control of the internet during a time of urgency or emergency" though they didn't specify what justified urgency or what type of emergency. They left it open so they could define and adjust as the public responded. BO puts things out there, lets us go ya-ya over it, and then lets us "get use to the idea" before he goes further. Do not become complacent and let things slide. Write the WH and let them know how you feel. Write your Congressman/women. This is too important.

    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 7:42 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • Obama believes in Internet for all. If it is too expensive, who know, he and his liberal cronies may step in (much like health care) even say the government should pick up the tab for those who cannot afford it. GAG!!!! But in order to do that, the government would have to step in a  R E G U L A T E.....  Yay big government, NOT!

    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 8:18 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • why did you link back to this page, Grly?
    autodidact

    Answer by autodidact at 9:18 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • Funny, I thought Republicans were narrow minded....conservative and narrow minded, hating anyone who won't agree with them. What a joke that they think Liberals are narrow minded. Liberals are openminded--that is why they are called LIBERAL. Not uptight and conservative. Get it?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:10 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • Is it TRUE that the internet will be COMPROMISED by the GOVERNMENT. That's what it it should look like. Lets all put on our tinfoil hats, shall we? LOL.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:42 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

  • Your spelling certainly has. It is compromised.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:08 PM on Oct. 19, 2009

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    Answer by CafeMom Admin at 12:04 AM on Oct. 20, 2009

  • Thye are to vote on this on THursday. They say the internet is dangerous and needs gov. intervention. THey also are bailing out newspapers and taking over and they control what is being shown on tv. Beck talks about this this whole week. Please watch.
    Ibelongtojesus

    Answer by Ibelongtojesus at 8:02 AM on Oct. 20, 2009

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