Date: Nov. 26, 2010
Complex says: All you pirates that were looking to illegally download Kanye’s latest album might have run into Homeland Security’s welcome screen on Black Friday. One month after the government permanently shut down Limewire, the feds seized all your favorite porn and music-related peer-to-peer sites without any warning. It even went one step further and, in a puzzling Thanksgiving night bust, shut down music blogs like onsmash.com—also without explanation. If the definition of a thug is someone who does what he wants, when he wants, then the U.S. Government is the biggest thug in the land.