I hear a lot about this and have mixed emotions about it.
Here's Wikipedia's story:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stop_Online_Piracy_Act#Opposition
I know a lot of people here use godaddy. Here's their statement to a congressional committee on the subject:http://www.thedomains.com/2011/11/15/here-is-godaddys-statement-in-support-of-the-stop-online-privacy-act-house-hearing-tomorrow/
Opponents of the bill include Google, Yahoo!, Facebook, Twitter, AOL, LinkedIn, eBay, Mozilla Corporation, to name a few.
I'm not trying to start a feud or anything. But we should all be educated about it.
It's interesting reading and could have far-reaching effects on all of us that use the internet.