A Pox Upon Their House

Yahoo! now joins the ever-growing group of American companies who are actively assisting the Chinese government in oppressing their people – BBC NEWS: Yahoo ‘helped jail China writer’.
I am actively reconsidering my use of Yahoo! mail, even though I tend to use it only for catching spam and dummy website registrations. Unfortunately, one of my fantasy football leagues is run using Yahoo!!!!111oneeleven!!, so I’m in a bit of a quandary.
Fie, fie upon their (corporate) house! Yahoo!’s executives should be flogged in public, along with Cisco, Microsoft and Google’s higher echelons.


[…] I've already offered my thoughts about Yahoo!'s execrable conduct in furthering the jailing of a Chinese journalist, but there are those bloggers out there who have articulated even stronger positions: Roger L. Simon labels Y! a good 1940s German company while Rebecca MacKinnon says that Yahoo! must be evil to be legal. […]