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SOPA Gaining More and More Attention; Both Positive and Negative

The outrage over the infamous Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) does not seem to be slowing down. In fact, it has grown even bigger and now has spread throughout cyberspace.

Bloggers from across the web are uniting to lodge their protest in unison, thus conveying their message loud and clear to lawmakers.

Lawmakers and supporters of the infamous act argue that SOPA will introduce a practical and effective solution to the copyright infringement issue that has been stirring up controversy for a prolonged time now.

Opponents of the act claim that upon being enforced, SOPA, will reshape the very foundation of the Internet as we know it today, however.

"If either the US Senate's Protect IP Act (PIPA) & the US House's Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) become law, political blogs such as Red Mass Group [conservative] & Blue Mass Group [liberal] will cease to exist," a blogger on the right-wing website Red Mass Group commented, according to an report.

Meanwhile, former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer expressed his view on the issue by stating, "We have to encourage the development of intellectual property, but this bill reaches far beyond its stated intent and into the realm of censorship."