Have you been on Google today? Did you notice anything weird? How about Wikipedia? check out this link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
SOPA and PIPA represent two bills in the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate respectively. SOPA is short for the “Stop Online Piracy Act,” and PIPA is an acronym for the “Protect IP Act.” (“IP” stands for “intellectual property.”) In short, these bills are efforts to stop copyright infringement committed by foreign web sites but according to Google, Wikipedia and a few others it may be the end to free knowledge and slow economic growth in the USA.
Check out these links for more information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:SOPA_initiative/Learn_more https://www.google.com/landing/takeaction/