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Old 03-19-2016, 04:37 PM   #1
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I am receiving the above message whenever I try to access any news site. This includes CNN, ABC,MSNBC, Drudge, Fox, CNET. Anyone else having this problem?
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No, just tried FOX, ABC and CNN - All worked
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Old 03-19-2016, 05:01 PM   #3
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Old 03-19-2016, 05:29 PM   #4
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No, just tried FOX, ABC and CNN - All worked
Same. Try clearing your cache.
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It's REM - End of the World video.

I wasn't aware of any nudity... :-P
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I watched anyways.
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A few minutes after posting this all was back to normal. Thanks to anyone who secretly cleared it up for me.
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A few minutes after posting this all was back to normal. Thanks to anyone who secretly cleared it up for me.
The mysterious case of the naked link which cleared up internet blockage?

But seriously, if it keeps happening, there are things to try. I've had similar problems over the years. If rebooting every device does not fix the problem, it is probably a flaky node on the internet. This type of thing gets attention as more and more people yell.
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