Daily 411 – birth, death and arrests

The 411 is your daily dose of news relating to online culture! History is documented every day on the internet and from the joyous, to the very sad, to the downright ridiculous, we have you covered. Here are some links to web-related happenings you NEED to know about:

While some were celebrating the newest addition to the royal family, many people were mourning the loss of Dennis Farina on Twitter; and then the two topics became one. [Huffington Post]

To add to the wave of people being arrested for Facebook posts, a New York man was arrested for comments he made in relation to George Zimmerman. [Business Insider]

A Florida woman who bragged about her massive tax fraud operation on Facebook was sentenced to 21 years in prison. [DailyMail]

The Daily Dot has a new theory about the cryptic Youtube channel Pronunciation Book. Is it really creepy or just brilliant marketing for a reboot of Battlestar Galactica? [DailyDot]

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