TheVerge.com did an excellent article on the battle between Universal Music Group and the file sharing site Megaupload.
For those who want a glimpse of what a SOPA Internet could look like, just read the story.
Taken from the article:
Universal had Monday's episode of Tech News Today pulled off of YouTube for simply reporting on the controversy. Host Tom Merritt and crew played two clips of the "Mega Song" video while discussing the issue and MegaUpload's pending lawsuit Monday afternoon, which was too much for Universal: it filed a copyright dispute and had the episode pulled from YouTube by Monday night. Never mind that news reporting and commentary are core elements of the traditional fair use analysis, of course — or that no audio from the video was even played during first clip.
Read the whole article here