Jilara (jilara) wrote,

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weird blocking software

Okay, I could almost see some of my Japanese sites being blocked as porn, because some of them contain the word "geisha," which seems to be a criteria. (Gaijin Geisha sells kanzashi, Japanese hair ornaments, so that's the only possible explanation...) However, I now find that www.sock-dreams.com is blocked. This is a shopping site for novelty socks. Again, it claims it's a porn site. Well, I guess I do have a sock fetish, but I didn't think it was quite that kind of fetish... I guess, if you're really perverse, you might get off on looking at pictures of feet in novelty socks, but c'mon...

I'm now wondering exactly *what* criteria some of this software uses...

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