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Writer's Block: First Amendment

i don't quite get why everyone is still protesting this, when congress dropped the bill on monday after obama intervened. can someone please explain? http://www.betabeat.com/2012/01/16/congress-shelves-sopa-after-president-obamas-involvement/
Congress Shelves SOPA After President Obama’s Involvement
Detractors of the the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) may have reason to celebrate, albeit momentarily. According to Rep. Darrell Issa (CA-Rep.), an opponent of the bills,


i was, of course, totally against sopa and pipa, i just don't get why people are still protesting an atrocious bill that has now--or at least for the foreseeable future (or until this election cycle is over), been overcome.

shouldn't we wait unti it's upon us again before wasting our ammunition?

Edited at 2012-01-18 11:24 pm (UTC)