Internet Kills SOPA/PIPA Bills

Both the House and Senate have indefinitely postponed action on the SOPA/PIPA legislation, which would make it easier for the government to shut down online intellectual property thieves, but could have unintended negative consequences for websites. Harry Reid spun this as a temporary setback for the bill, but after the massive online protests this week it’s doubtful that legislators will want to bring this issue up again during an election year: