The controversial SOPA bill may be shelved for now, but for the first time UFC President Dana White decided to speak out about why the UFC has supported the movement.
While sites like Google and Wikipedia have openly opposed the bill, the UFC's support ended up with their website being hijacked last weekend by hackers who went after the organization for supporting SOPA.
White says that the SOPA bill isn't the perfect answer, but it was what they had to deal with to try and stop piracy of their pay-per-view product.
"Is SOPA the perfect bill, not it's not," White said. "The only thing that we're focused on is piracy. Piracy is stealing."
In regards to the hackers who went after the UFC website, White answered back daring the cyber-bullies to come after them again because they are only fueling the people who actually support SOPA in the first place.
"Keep hacking our site, do it again. Do it tonight," said White. "These guys look like terrorists now and a bill that
This video is hosted from www.youtube.com
Dana white UFC video blog behind the scenes at UFC 130, talking to lil jon and warren sapp. Dana speaks and about XBOX at E3. TUF 14 coaches Bisping and Miller give there main event picks for UFC 131 watch video >>
UFC President Dana White speaks to members of the media following the conclusion of UFC 154 in Montreal. watch video >>
UFC president Dana White speaks with members of the media following UFC 158 in Montreal on Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz, the retirement talk of Diaz, Johny Hendricks getting next shot, his offer f watch video >>
UFC president Dana White speaks to members of the media about UFC 161, what is next for Roy Nelson after his loss and the end of his UFC contract, White's feelings towards Steve Mazzagatti after the watch video >>
UFC President Dana White discusses the controversial Barao vs. Faber fight, Alistair Overeem's antics and more following UFC 169. watch video >>
UFC president Dana White speaks to members of the media after the TUF Nations Finale about Ronda Rousey's next fight, talks with Gina Carano, status of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, the WWE Network, TRT watch video >>
It's the most controversial TUF fight of the season! Next Wednesday, May 21st at 10pm ET on FOX Sports 1. On Sunday, don't miss the NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 on FOX at 5:30pm ET. Visit http://www.FOXSport watch video >>
Dana White explains the controversial decision that led to Roger Zapata's win over Ian Stephens and he has some strong words of advice to the fighters who are left. watch video >>
http://fightnetwork.com/ - Fight Network speaks with MMA pioneer Ken Shamrock about why he and UFC president Dana White bury the hatchet on past issues. For additional coverage of MMA, boxing and pr watch video >>