My blog is as safe as my pr0n
Are you sure? In the first place, pr0n arent very safe if people want to investigate. that is probably why it is as safe, or as dangerous in that sense.
Many people had the misconception that blogs are online diary. Yes, they can be be online journals, but never online diarys because diaries are private and maybe locked up with a small lock that we all adore.
This is also the reason why many student bloggers are getting charged or flamed recently due to their insensitive comments. The west is able to tolerate all the nonsense, but definitely not singapore! We take our security and sovereignty seriously, so serious that we are able to prosecute two teen bloggers who blogged about sensitive issues of racist comments.
To a certain extent, our blog belongs to us, however it is published on an international platform where anyone can access easily. Thus no matter what, we have to take responsiblity for what we wrote.
One guideline that crazyhamster wish to convey to all of you is : do not risk getting prosecuted just for the sake of controversial issues. Many a time, I felt strongly about an issue and I wanted to blog about it. Howeve, I am well aware of the consequences that it may bring me, thus I have to research on various sources before commenting on it. Yes, it may give me more traffic if I just rant it off. That will be my view, a view without any backing and substantial evidence, a view that could lead to slandering issue.
If we have evidence, by all means we can try to shoot someone down totally. They will have no grounds to fight back. Thus whenever we blog, we must always think of what various authorities will think about it.
Yes, satire social site had stretched the limit for more than once, however we must do it in a good nature. We cannot afford to ruin our future just because a moment of angst.
Yes your blog is as safe as your porn, and your porn is as safe as the rubbish bin down your house.