As you may have noticed, this site — along with thousands of others — was blacked out today, to protest the SOPA and PIPA bills.

If you’re an American Internet user and haven’t heard of them before, what rock have you been hiding under? Go find out what it’s all about (this page might help), and when you’re suitably horrified, contact your congresscritters and give them a piece of your mind. Many of them apparently need one.