Joining the Internet Blackout Against SOPA and PIPA

We did not come to this decision lightly.  As is the case with many websites, we make a living from visits to our website.  We could lose prospective clients, but that is why this is so important.  A few weeks ago, I wrote about why it is so important to fight against the current legislation of the U.S. House of Representatives’ bill HR-3261 Stop online Piracy Act and the Senate Bill equivalent; Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act of 2011 (PROTECT IP).

Please read that post if you haven’t already as it describes the very real technical, economical and political ramifications of implementation:

So, please don’t be shocked when all you see is something like this:

The blackout will be from 8 am EST to 8 pm EST (1 pm – 1 am GMT).

To learn how you can help, please visit