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    Re:ICANN Board Member Screening & the Roaring
    by Anonymous on Wednesday October 13 2004, @09:44AM (#14337)
    http://news.com.com/PSINet+Stop+domain+name+rush/2 100-1023_3-279507.html?tag=mainstry

    PSINet: Stop domain name rush

    "We supported the creation of the committee and we gave them a recommendation on how to proceed," said PSINet president William Schrader. "They seem to be in a rush to get their proposal approved by a random number of people, and then put it into effect. They want control of the online name space forever more."

    Still Schrader said he doesn't oppose the plan itself, just the procedure. PSINet isn't endorsing the competition's plans either, rather it is proposing that the whole issue be rehashed in a public forum.
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    Re:ICANN Board Member Screening & the Roaring by Anonymous
    Re:ICANN Board Member Screening & the Roaring
    by Anonymous on Wednesday October 13 2004, @09:47AM (#14338)
    http://www.netsol.com/announcements/quotes.html

    "I was hoping that Jon Postel [of IANA] and
    Vint Cerf [of MCI] and a lot of other very knowledgeable
    and intelligent people would have done what's in
    the long-term best interests of the [Internet] community . . . .
    They were motivated by interests of power and timing."

    -- William Schrader, chairman, president, CEO and founder of PSINet, Network World
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