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Number of Danish graduate students who last December released a copyright-free recipe for an “open-source beer‚”: 15

Number of Danish graduate students who last December released a copyright-free recipe for an “open-source beer‚”: 15

Number of times the website has been accessed so far: 133,000

Number of times the website has been accessed so far: 133,000

Amount that Paris Hilton’s parents have donated to John McCain’s campaign: $4,600

Amount that Paris Hilton’s parents have donated to John McCain’s campaign: $4,600

Amount the co-founder of the gay dating website Manhunt has: $2,300

Amount the co-founder of the gay dating website Manhunt has: $2,300

Average monthly viewership of NakedNews.com, a Canadian website whose anchors strip while reading the news: 6,000,000

Average monthly viewership of NakedNews.com, a Canadian website whose anchors strip while reading the news: 6,000,000

Number of erotic Harry Potter fan-fiction stories posted on a website run by an Illinois woman: 1,750

Number of erotic Harry Potter fan-fiction stories posted on a website run by an Illinois woman: 1,750

Average number of hits the site receives each day: 198,000

Average number of hits the site receives each day: 198,000

Minimum number of hits received each month by the GM website Hummerkids.com: 40,000

Minimum number of hits received each month by the GM website Hummerkids.com: 40,000

Chance that a result on an Internet search relating to suicide will be an anti-suicide website: 1 in 8

Chance that a result on an Internet search relating to suicide will be an anti-suicide website: 1 in 8

Chance it will be a site offering pro-suicide advice or suggesting methods: 1 in 5

Chance it will be a site offering pro-suicide advice or suggesting methods: 1 in 5

Months, beginning in 2001, that the federal government’s online condom fact sheet disappeared from its website: 17

Months, beginning in 2001, that the federal government’s online condom fact sheet disappeared from its website: 17

Factor by which the amount raised last year on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter exceeded grant-giving by the NEA

Factor by which the amount raised last year on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter exceeded grant-giving by the NEA

Last date the “community right to know” database on hazardous substances was available on the EPA’s website: 9/20/01

Last date the “community right to know” database on hazardous substances was available on the EPA’s website: 9/20/01

Price a Las Vegas filmmaker charges through his website for a film of homeless men fighting each other: $19.95

Price a Las Vegas filmmaker charges through his website for a film of homeless men fighting each other: $19.95

Number of copies he claims to have sold so far: 275,000

Number of copies he claims to have sold so far: 275,000

Months after Ohio’s Flesh Public Library installed Internet filters in 2000 that the filters blocked its own website: 12

Months after Ohio’s Flesh Public Library installed Internet filters in 2000 that the filters blocked its own website: 12

Number of publications on women’s rights that the Labor Department has removed from its website since 1999: 25

Number of publications on women’s rights that the Labor Department has removed from its website since 1999: 25

Number of half-siblings who have found each other on a website for children of anonymous sperm donors: 1,316

Number of half-siblings who have found each other on a website for children of anonymous sperm donors: 1,316

Greatest number of them who have the same father: 21

Greatest number of them who have the same father: 21

Number of books that Art Garfunkel has read since June 1968, according to a comprehensive list on his website: 948

Number of books that Art Garfunkel has read since June 1968, according to a comprehensive list on his website: 948

Number of different e-cards that a nonprofit website offers for informing sexual partners of their exposure to an STD: 7

Number of different e-cards that a nonprofit website offers for informing sexual partners of their exposure to an STD: 7

Ratio of the number of scabies cards sent so far to the number of chlamydia cards: 2:1

Ratio of the number of scabies cards sent so far to the number of chlamydia cards: 2:1

Number of articles about Mad Men on the Washington Post‘s website in the month before the show’s 2012 season premiere: 45

Number of articles about Mad Men on the Washington Post‘s website in the month before the show’s 2012 season premiere: 45

Number about the political violence in Mali during the same time: 3

Number about the political violence in Mali during the same time: 3

Factor by which a religious website is more likely than a pornographic site to infect a computer with malware: 3

Factor by which a religious website is more likely than a pornographic site to infect a computer with malware: 3

Portion of all U.S. copyright-infringement lawsuits filed in the past year that were filed by the erotica website X-Art.com

Portion of all U.S. copyright-infringement lawsuits filed in the past year that were filed by the erotica website X-Art.com

Number of British soccer fans who have given ?35 each to a website in order to collectively purchase a pro team: 25,000

Number of British soccer fans who have given ?35 each to a website in order to collectively purchase a pro team: 25,000

Percentage ownership in the team Ebbsfleet United that the site agreed to purchase in November: 51

Percentage ownership in the team Ebbsfleet United that the site agreed to purchase in November: 51

Number of workdays it would take the average American to read the privacy policy of every website he or she visits each year: 30

Number of workdays it would take the average American to read the privacy policy of every website he or she visits each year: 30

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