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    (Belated) Response to Tim Berners-Lee on New TLDs | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 17 comments | Search Discussion
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    ICANN's Dictator Vinton Cerf Pulls in the Fences
    by Anonymous on Thursday November 04 2004, @03:06PM (#14423)
    ICANN's Dictator Vinton Cerf Pulls in the Fences

    Faced with the defeat of President Heinz and now
    faced with the reality of four more years dealing
    with the Bush administration, ICANN Chairman
    Vinton Cerf is posturing to make ICANN look small
    and no longer a focal point. He is also ready
    to move up the food chain with his ISOC to the
    Geneva-based forums, where President Heinz would
    have been a visible player. Maybe Mother Theresa
    will be at Vinton Cerf's and Dave Farber's sides
    as they move on, beyond ICANN, in their quest
    for world domination.

    http://www.circleid.com/article/795_0_1_0_C/
    "The world needs an effective and well-supported ICANN but the participants in the World Summit on the Information Society and the Working Group on Internet Governance now need to turn their attention to the full panoply of public policy issues that, as discussed above, lie outside the mandate of ICANN."
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