What is it, and why should you care?
Prefer the New York Times? How about this?
What, are you British or something? Well, okay!
But oddly enough, one of my favorite explanations of the effects of SOPA/PIPA as it stands now is this post by Scott Westerfeld, addressed to his young readers, explaining what would happen to his weekly “Fan Art Friday” blog posts…
Pirating movies and music and books is Bad. Stopping piracy would be good. SOPA/PIPA won’t do that.
Instead, my site could be blocked, and I could face legal action, for linking to this: