Today’s the day. The day you help save the internet from being ruined.
Yes, you are, and we’re ready to help you.
(Long story short: The FCC is about to make a critical decision as to whether or not internet service providers have to treat all traffic equally. If they choose wrong, then the internet where anyone can start a website for any reason at all, the internet that’s been so momentous, funny, weird, and surprising—that internet could cease to exist. Here’s your chance to preserve a beautiful thing.)
If you’re not familiar with the issue of net neutrality, it’s a big one, and one (not surprisingly) not covered enough in traditional news media. The loss of net neutrality means the failure of the greatest experiment of the 20th century - the internet. More specifically, the egalitarian, free speech, anyone from porn to kitty cats can make a site, and have an equal shot at getting your attention internet. It’s beautiful the crazy way it is.