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    News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Uproar over unsuitable e-book on major etailer's site.
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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Amazon don't censor ebooks, unless the media tells them too?

    Intresting line to walk.
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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Quote Originally Posted by TheAnimus View Post
    Amazon don't censor ebooks, unless the media tells them too?

    Intresting line to walk.
    A precedent set by politicians.

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    I love how there's all this furore, but nobody seems to actually know what the book was about. Great!

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    If only you could buy a copy to find out?
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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    I'm interested to know what "advice about to avoid falling foul of the law" means specifically.

    If the advice is "don't touch kids", then I'd say that's fairly reasonable.

    Even if it was still there, I don't think I'd pay $5 to find out. Or put money in his pocket. Or risk getting labelled a paedo.

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    There are plenty of stories detailing the nature of the book around, with some even reproducing excepts. We decided, in the name of taste, not to do so, but rest assured it is as described.

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Yup, just seen a site with excerpts. If those quotes are correct, and I see no reason why they wouldn't be, then the label it's been given is spot on.

    Bizarre. Even more bizarre that it got through the checking system. Somebody's going to be in trouble at Amazon, I suspect. Free speech or not, giving clearly labelled instructions on how to break the law shouldn't have happened.

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Oh my, who the heck would publish a book like that? That's just sick!
    And in advance is that Youtube link safe to click i.e. not something I'll regret looking at?

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    It's satirical if thats a no go area for you.
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
    CAT-THE-FIFTH: "The Antec 300 is a case which has an understated and clean appearance which many people like. Not everyone is into e-peen looking computers which look like a cross between the imagination of a hyperactive 10 year old and a Frog."
    TKPeters: "Off to AVForum better Deal - £20+Vat for Free Shipping @ Scan"
    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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    Re: News - Amazon pulls 'paedophile guide' from Kindle store

    Nah I thought it could be something much worse. I'm cautious after clicking links a few strange friends send me!

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