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from The Guardian

Kim Dotcom: the internet cult hero spoiling for a fight with US authorities

German-born former hacker says his eyes have been opened to US tactics after his Megaupload site was shut down last year

by  in Auckland

[VIDEO: Kim on Mega, Hollywood, the internet and copyright enforcement]

In massive, swaggering capital letters, “Mega” stretches across the grassy slope in front of Dotcom Mansion. A huddle of electricians and carpenters are removing the wooden stencils and wiring in the fluorescent tubes. They are up to G. All around the vast grounds of Kim Dotcom‘s luxury home just north of Auckland, New Zealand, gardeners and technicians are busy, like Oompa-Loompas at the Chocolate Factory, setting up for the big night, overlooked by life-size inflatable giraffes and hippos.

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Posted on January 18, 2013 by Editor

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