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Re: NSI enters the SPAM business (fwd)
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: NSI enters the SPAM business (fwd)
- From: Michael Dillon <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 16 Apr 1999 17:28:39 -0700 (PDT)
- Organization: Memra Communications Inc.
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Date: Fri, 16 Apr 1999 16:55:28 -0500 (CDT)
From: Joe Shaw <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: NSI enters the SPAM business
I really got a kick out of this quote. "We need to be more than a domain
name company," said Douglas Wolford, NSI executive vice president. "We
believe we are the operating system for the Internet."
I believe not only are they full of themselves, but it's about time
something was done to stop these guys. I too would love to see these guys
in court taking a large hit to the wallet, since that seems to be the only
thing they understand anymore.
Joseph W. Shaw - email@example.com
Freelance Computer Security Consultant and Perl Programmer
Free UNIX advocate - "I hack, therefore I am."
On Thu, 15 Apr 1999, I Am Not An Isp wrote:
> Okay, I was miffed before, but now I'm pissed off. I did all the nice
> things - write my congress person, sing the web petition, vent on mailing
> lists, etc., etc. But this is RIDICULOUS. They *force* you to use their
> service, then they sell your name and there is nothing you can do about it
> for at least a year? Pathetic.
> I wonder if a class action suit is possible? I'd join/file/whatever, and
> chip in for the lawyers, even if I didn't get anything back just 'cause I
> want the NSI management to be penniless and jobless for the rest of their
> miserable lives.
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