Copyright trolls

If you own a blog or website, chances are you have received an email or letter from a law firm or photo agency demanding payment for a copyrighted photo you posted years ago and long since forgotten about.

These emails/letters are being sent en masse by a new breed of online predator known as the "Copyright Troll." Copyright Trolls extort money from bloggers and website owners by threatening legal action if you do not "settle" their copyright violation claims.

Thanks to a loophole in the copyright law, shady law firms and photo agencies are going after bloggers with demands for payments of $3,000 to $4,000 per image to make their problems go away.

The law firms and photo agencies usually go after small website owners and bloggers who will quickly pay their extortion demands without fighting back.

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Beat down

A predator who visited the home of a 13-year-old girl found her brother and 2 of his homies waiting for him instead. If not for the vicious beating that ensued, the man might have believed he was caught in a Dateline NBC-type sting. At one point during the beat down, one of the attackers asks: "You ever heard of Dateline NBC, n*gga?"

You may want to turn your computer volume down as the video contains profanity and other adult situational language.

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