In protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act bill that's now before Congress, several prominent websites went dark on Wednesday. Among the sites flexing their digital muscles: vast online encyclopedia Wikipedia, online market for old couches and prostitutes Craigslist and technology blog Boing Boing, among hundreds of others. As a result of the overwhelming show of protest, the bill's lead sponsor said on Friday that the law would be taken back to the drawing board.
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