Anyone else having problems going to Infowars ?

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Is it on the ISP end or their end ? I don't care if you agree with the views or not (I don't mostly, but still I should be able to access it ) .
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Posted 8 months ago

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J&J

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Works fine for me.  Beam 369
 
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Jim16

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Works fine here also.  Don't know what beam, but Moline ill.
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Steve Frederick, Champion

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Works just fine for me on beam 314, central NY
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J&J

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 New York?  Isn't that the place I heard makes Chili? 
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Steve Frederick, Champion

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Right now it is chilly/ negative 3, and heading to minus 10 during the night.

Time for another big bowl of chili
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C:\Users\n5>tracert -d infowars.com

Tracing route to infowars.com [158.69.28.9]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

  1    <1 ms    <1 ms    <1 ms  192.168.88.1
  2   578 ms   559 ms   570 ms  10.74.13.50
  3   568 ms   559 ms   577 ms  10.74.10.18
  4   602 ms   600 ms   600 ms  10.74.255.242
  5   607 ms   613 ms   607 ms  10.74.255.233
  6   598 ms   687 ms   629 ms  4.31.191.133
  7   665 ms   642 ms   638 ms  4.69.142.137
  8   638 ms   636 ms   638 ms  198.27.73.66
  9     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 10   639 ms   638 ms   642 ms  192.99.146.145
 11     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 12     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 13     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 14     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 15     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 16     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 17     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 18     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 19     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 20     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 21     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 22     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 23     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 24     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 25     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 26     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 27     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 28     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 29     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 30     *        *        *     Request timed out.

Trace complete.

C:\Users\n5>
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Thank you, that helped....
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Brad, Viasat Employee

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For single site issues like this if it cannot be reached on your connection but it's available on a different connection you'll want to call us at 855-463-9333 and talk to our advanced support team. 
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Direct connecting to the modem, it goes through..

edit: Now that I done that, it goes through all the time.
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Old Labs

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You may have actually stumbled on to something there (or stepped into a rake)  - when you connect directly the MAC address of your connected device changes and some of the Viasat caching may be based on MAC address connected (rather than IP address which is subject to change) - changing devices may clear the cache for your connection.

This symptom has always sounded like a corrupted cache somewhere along the pipeline but just guessing.     
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Cache would only make sense if it was from a browser?
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Old Labs

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Not referring to browser caching of responses.

DNS caching occurs at various points throughout the pipeline not to mention Viasat's web acceleration occurs on different core nodes (I believe their DNS caches reside there also but just guessing) - could even be your router caching something - occurred for me once on a single site and wound up correcting it by doing a hard reset on the router. Was eventually fixed with a firmware update. 
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I have upgraded the RouterOS and firmware, and now even from the router level I get time outs and it can't trace to it.

https://imgur.com/a/Q6VxS