On Friday I posted about Islam hate site "Bare Naked Islam" being taken offline by their hosting company Wordpress. CAIR had put out a press release, complete with links, showing that the site has a history of promoting violence towards Islam. Well Wordpress has allowed the site to go back up, but told them they must be moved off the service by January 6.
Let me set the record straight here before going into a couple of the comments I have noticed. Wordpress.com is a FREE service (though they also offer commercial services) provided by a PRIVATE U.S. company. We constantly hear the right talk about how bad big government is always trying to get in the way of business, so this first comment really has me scratching their head:
I have seen a lot of wingnuts saying this shouldn't be legal and is violating freedom of speech. For it to be legal and the government to have the authority to prevent it, would mean more regulation and government intervention into law. That's why this second comment has me scratching my head even more: