When it comes to the First Amendment, Team Obama believes in Global Chilling. Cass Sunstein, a Harvard Law professor who has been appointed to a shadowy post that will grant him powers that are merely mind-boggling, explicitly supports using the courts to impose a "chilling effect" on speech that might hurt someone's feelings. He thinks that the bloggers have been rampaging out of control and that new laws need to be written to corral them. more...(its a long article) http://www.nypost.com/seven/07112009/postopinion/opedcolumnists/gag_the_internet__178749.htm This is politics, but this has a direct relation to a LOT of people here. This dirtbag is Obama's choice to head the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs. He basically wants every rumor about Obama posted online to be taken down and the owner of the website it is posted on possibly be fined. The only way anybody could succeed at that is shutting down the internet, on some level anyways, and restructuring it to where everything is under a few sites, like a very large myspace.