The Human Flesh Search Engine

#Internet

Mon, Dec 1st, 2008 08:46 by capnasty NEWS

''This is the name given to the Internet-powered manhunts that have achieved notoriety across China this year. A human flesh search engine is where thousands of volunteer cybervigilantes unite to expose the personal details of perceived evildoers and publish them on the Web.''

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