What is it they say about absence?

Yesterday, as everyone who lives their lives connected to screens and keyboards knows, wikipedia went dark to protest SOPA. I would never have called myself a wikipedia addict, but in its absence I noted three separate instances where I went to find or confirm a specific fact (and yes, I know, wikipedia is not infallible.) In retrospect, that’s probably a fairly typical day, and apparently I’m not the only one who thinks so:

The bill has lost three co-sponsors since yesterday.

What did you want to search yesterday, but couldn’t?

Related Post: Counting friends.

Related Post: Even Pinterest got in on the protest action.

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