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Joe Biden -- He's No Al Gore

Does Obama have some explaining to do with his online friends? Seems his VP pick not only didn?? invent the Internet but may instead have actively opposed some issues near and dear to the hearts of the Democratic candidate?? online constituency.

A check of Sen. Joseph Biden?? technology voting record by CNET finds that he has been a friend both to the movie and music industries?efforts to expand copyright law and fight file-sharing freeloaders, and to give the FBI more surveillance powers.

As a comment by LordRoY puts it at Gizmodo, “Oh crap, Obama just lost the online vote.” Or at least his supporters will have something other than smoothies and massages to discuss at the Google big tent this week.>

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