We're glad to see this short-lived debacle has prompted renewed interest and debate over net neutrality and Internet censorship—two very important issues that don't get nearly enough attention—so perhaps this was all just a blessing in disguise.
The body was discovered in , after the images were posted.
The raid drew criticism from some 4chan users who felt it would bring the site undesirable attention.
On September 20 it was revealed they were questioning David Kernell, the son of.
The board quickly attracted posters with a political persuasion that later would be described with a new term, the.
Both the and the Department of Homeland Security expressed doubt concerning the credibility of the threats, but warned the relevant organizations as a precaution.