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Pakistan Causes World Wide Youtube Outage

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#1 Andrew


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Posted 26 February 2008 - 12:19 AM

Looks like the Pakistani government's attempt to block access to Youtube domestically really caught on! Youtube blocked globally for several hours:

Graph of global availability of Youtube.com:
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Posted 26 February 2008 - 08:20 AM

Totalitarianism at its' finest. :thumbsup:

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Posted 26 February 2008 - 05:34 PM

Wow! I bet half the kid's at my school went into panic.
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Posted 29 February 2008 - 07:01 PM

Yea people freakout when they can't watch

videos of skateboarding dogs

I know I would. :thumbsup:
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