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    Gross Distortions Here
    by Anonymous on Wednesday July 09 2003, @04:45AM (#11906)
    You have significant inaccuracies in your story with regard to Mr. Palage. Mr Palage was not affiliated in any way with any TLD proposing company during his tenure as Chair of Working group "B". The working group "b" report was presented in April of 2000 and the RFP for new TLD's was not even issued until late in the Summer of 2000.. Mr Palage was, at the time he was chairing the working group, a principal in a registrar company. Misrepresentations like the one made in this story are incredibly irresponsible. Its sad that the editors of icannwatch aren't a bit more careful in allowing gross misstatements like this to appear.
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    Re:YOUR Gross Distortions
    by JeffD on Friday July 11 2003, @08:05AM (#11930)
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    You are incorrect.

    Michael Palage was, for example, the Chief Policy Officer for ICM Registry which applied to be the registry of the porn-based .xxx TLD.

    The Palage is described in their application as one of the 2 founders of the company - which was formed in June 1999.

    ICANN's Working Group B - which Palage chaired, and appeared, at times, to be its only member - began its life around this time and its final report was issued one year later.

    The Palage was was also directly involved with two other registry submissions.

    Jeff Davies
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