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Cheezburger will take their 1000+ domains elsewhere if GoDaddy supports SOPA

SOPA could ruin the Internet Part 2 - Cheezburger will move their 1000+ domains from GoDaddy if they

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Dec 23, 2011 1:30 am

SOPA is continuing to mark its territory with news of anti-SOPA rallying the tech world's best. Cheezburger (who also does I Can Has Cheeseburger, FAIL Blog, Know Your Meme, and more) CEO Ben Huh has announced that they would be moving their array of over 1,000 domains away from GoDaddy unless the registrar recants their support of the act.

 

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The question now is, will Huh's threat be enough to get GoDaddy on his side? GoDaddy is a large enough company with plenty of controversies under their belt, so they're used to this sort of heat. But, the more news, the more awareness is being raised on the issue.

 

If SOPA is supported by GoDaddy, it could be not only a big change to Cheezeburger, but to virtually the entire Internet as we know it. With Cheezeburger's 1000 domains, just imagine the implications of SOPA to the rest of the world.

NEWS SOURCES:Techcrunch.com

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