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Anonymous takes credit for blackout at the Superdome
It wasn’t PBS or 49ers fans or George W. Bush, but Anonymous … or so they say.
When darkness fell in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome during the Super Bowl, a nation of sports fans and their bored significant others turned to Twitter for answers.
Anonymous was waiting for them.
Photo via Anonymous9000/Flickr
Lorraine Murphy is an Ottawa-based cybersecurity journalist and founding editor of the Cryptosphere. She has a keen interest in WikiLeaks and web culture, and her bylines have appeared in Salon, Vanity Fair, Serious Eats, and elsewhere.