US internet providers hijacking users' search queries

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at
Tue Aug 9 00:57:10 UTC 2011

On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 7:57 PM, Oren Levin <lists at> wrote:
> On 8/7/11 12:10 PM, Joe Provo wrote:
>> This is finally something new, and I retract my assertion that the new
>> scientist got it wrong. Drilling through to actual evidence and details,
>> rather than descriptions which match previous behavior, we have both
>> (a little
>> indirect with '', etc) and
>> (with actual
>> domains) provide detail on the matter. Cheers! Joe
> I noticed that the link calls out the insertion of an Amazon
> affiliate code. Section 7 of the Amazon affiliate agreement
> ( appears to
> explicitly prohibit payment for this type of traffic.

interesting, one wonders if maybe amazon will 'do the right thing'
(much like they did with wikileaks?) and remove the account's access.

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