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The best way to make people care about net neutrality: Show what ‘slow lanes’ will do to their porn

05
Sep
2014

Now this is a net neutrality campaign that might catch the attention of people who normally couldn’t be bothered. On September 10th next week, several websites are planning to take part in an “Internet Slowdown” in which they’ll post symbolic “loading” icons on their sites to demonstrate what will happen to them if the FCC goes through with its plan to sanction Internet “fast lanes” that would completely kill off net neutrality. And now it looks like the campaign has just grabbed its most important contributors yet: Popular porn sites. MORE: Tech companies still hate the FCC’s net neutrality plan Over at Reddit, a Pornhub representative announced that Pornhub, Redtube and Youporn will all be taking part in the Internet

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