Senate Won't Vote On CISPA, Deals Blow To Controversial Cyber Bill

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    Good.


    The bill was more or less worded
    "If someone uses a computer, companies can give all the info collected on you to the US gov."


    For the house of rep. Though, it was paraphrased like this:"yay=money, nay=no money"
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    Great news
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    Yes it is, I was holding my cat and was not able to type so I just did copy and paste...
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    Too funny :laugh:
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    fantastic, the Dems finally got one right.....
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    At least you weren't holding "Elway"
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    Don't understand why so many Republicans were on board for this crappy legislation.
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    Very good - and rare - move by the Senate.
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    It was the whole house. And mainly $$$$$
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    Bump

    in light of whats going on....

    who needs a bill when they are probably are doing it already
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    unfortunately and in light of what is going on now, you have to believe the government is and has been doing these things. In reality, didn't most of you believe that the gathering of this data has been going on for as long as the technology was in place to do it?
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    :laugh::yes:

    It's a winning streak.
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    now i'm hoping for a cyber attack that takes down a significant infrastructure service...
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    Just put massive tariffs on all Chinese made servers and watch the fun begin.

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