Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Thursday, March 1st 2012 to Saturday, March 31st 2012
SOPA & PIPA have been halted for now, but PCIPA is now getting pushed!
With the continuing campaigns for Internet-censoring litigation such as SOPA and PIPA, and the closure of sites such as Megaupload under allegations of 'piracy' and 'conspiracy', the time has come to take a stand against music, film and media companies' lobbyists.
The only way to hit them where it truly hurts... Their profit margins.
Do not buy a single record. Do not download a single song, legally or illegally. Do not go to see a single film in cinemas, or download a copy. Do not buy a DVD in the stores. Do not buy a videogame. Do not buy a single book or magazine.
Wait the 4 weeks to buy them in April, see the film later, etc. Holding out for just 4 weeks will lave a gaping hole in the media and entertainment companies' profits for the 1st quarter. An economic hit which will in turn be observed by governments worldwide as stocks and shares will blip from a large enough loss of incomes.
Under SOPA you could get FIVE YEARS for uploading a Michael Jackson song. That's one year more than the doctor who killed him.