[UPDATE (April 2, 2012): We now need 9,333 more signatures to hit 25,000 by April 17. If you have not yet signed the petition, please do so, and ask your friends and co-workers to log into the site and sign.]
A new petition has been initiated (the first one failed by just 88 signatures!), and needs 25,000 signatures by April 17, 2012. As of this date (March 25), it is more than halfway there at 12,574.
The original petition needed 25,000 signatures by March 18th. It fell short by just 88 signatures!
The new announcement is below. The original petition announcement, with arguments for its support, is below that. ~ Mike