Jun 25, 2012 @ 12:51:00 am
451: The next internet error code?
The New York Daily News has sent Alec Baldwin a gift basket full of anger-management books after he punched one of the newspaper's photographers in the face last week.
Error codes “404 Not Found” and “403 Forbidden” are familiar to all internet users, but websurfers may soon be encountering a new one in honor of recently deceased sci-fi writer Ray Bradbury. In a nod to Bradbury’s dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451, software developer Tim Bray has proposed that the code "451" be designated to websites that are blocked due to government censorship.
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