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    Re:Not the first time....
    by GeorgeK on Sunday February 22 2004, @05:05AM (#13021)
    User #3191 Info | http://www.kirikos.com/
    A bunch of so-called "WLS Supporters" were outed on ICANN's WLS comments forum [icann.org], showing that there was a direct link to SnapNames (i.e. they were almost all from around Portland, haha).

    When you ask these same WLS Supporters who are supposedly out there to protect consumer interests whether they'd support a WLS at $1, they go mum. Why is that? HAHAHAHAHA

    Talk about hypocrites. Also, go answer the above question about whether it is Speculators that dominate the 1) Business Constituency, 2) ccTLD Registries Constituency, 3) Non-Commercial Constituency, 4) ISP Constituency?

    I'd be hiding my identity too, if I was confronted with such blatant hypocrisy, and inability to answer the most simple questions. At least when Chuck Gomes or other VeriSign folks didn't answer direct questions, they didn't hide behind a mask. We KNOW they're evading the tough questions, and why --- what's your agenda? It's obviously not consumer protection, and stopping abusive monopolists. Got shares in VRSN or SnapNames or something? I bet you're a SiteFinder supporter too...

    Compliments to Michael that ICANNWatch is considered such a leader in setting public policy that the VeriSign spin-doctors will troll the site. :)
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    Re:Not the first time....
    by GeorgeK on Sunday February 22 2004, @01:55PM (#13023)
    User #3191 Info | http://www.kirikos.com/
    "couldn't possibly beat me to" -- what happens when you find those WLS slots already taken? LOL Or, disgruntled folks go out and renew the desirable domain after it expires, to thwart your WLS slot?

    If you think buying 1000 WLS slots to get 1 good domain is a sound strategy, more power to ya. Personally, I'd prefer a real casino, to the one run by VeriSign, as the odds are much better in even the worst casinos.

    I'm just an itsy bitsy domainer....nowhere close to being a top player. ;)

    And, yet again you fail to answer whether speculators dominate the 4 constituencies I mentioned. :) *yawn* What colour is the sky in your world? I'd really like to know.
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    Re:Not the first time....
    by fnord (groy2kNO@SPAMyahoo.com) on Sunday February 22 2004, @09:06PM (#13024)
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    Nice trolling. NSI is,or was, VeriSign. Sign your name so I can come and hack your site. Note that I'm not anon so you can hack mine too. P. T. Barnum was ahead of his time, there's a lamer born every .3 seconds. -g
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