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You may have seen in the news that Google is researching methods to censor the web. Google's censorship is nothing new: they've been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. You can read more about Google's censorship here.
In the news, Google is researching methods to censor the web. Google's censorship is not new: they've been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. You can read more about Google's censorship here.
Google is researching methods to censor the web. Their censorship is not new: they've been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. You can read more about Google's censorship here.
Google has been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it.
You can read more about Google's censorship here.
Google has been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. Read more about Google's censorship here.

Definition of nosy

nosy

adjective

  • overly inquisitive.
                                                                       

    Citation from "Baby Monitor", Raising Hope (TV), Season 1 Episode 21 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

    Citation from "Baby Monitor", Raising Hope (TV), Season 1 Episode 21 (2011) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 11 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 09 2009.

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