Imgur Just Banned NSFW Comments And The Internet Has Reacted Brilliantly

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Image-sharing website Imgur decided on Tuesday to start removing obscene and sexually explicit comments from the site, and in typical fashion the internet has reacted brilliantly.

Imgur, one of the largest social networks on the internet with 5 billion page views each month, has always had a rule in its community guidelines. Under the heading “always be civil”, which bans obscene and sexually explicit comments – but until recently, the site hadn’t really enforced this rule.

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As a method of protest, Imgur users have taken it upon themselves to turn NSFW images SFW, and it is pretty creative.

Here are some of the best ones:

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Too much censorship is a bad thing.


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