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    Re:Jeff Williams AKA Eric Brunner-Williams
    by Anonymous on Saturday September 24 2005, @05:39PM (#16241)
    Michael St. John was the DOD funder of one Jon Postel. Postel greased St. John with a huge allocation of IP address space to launch @Home.
    The corruption continues.

    http://www.gnso.icann.org/mailing-li sts/archives/registrars/msg01531.html
    From: Eric Brunner-Williams <brunner@xxxxxxxxxxx>

    It may be the "general view of the Registrar Constituency that ..."

        the WHOIS service was originally was solely established to
        be able to reachsolely to facilitate contacts for a technical
        person in case a domain setup causes problems to the public.

    But this is an incorrect view. The original service was established to
    facilitate communication between users of the ARPA and MIL networks
    and their attached hosts, during a period when it was simply impossible
    to "cause problems to the public" via "domain setup", as every domain
    application went through Jake Feinler's shop at SRI-NIC.

    The KREMVAX incident used uucp addressing, ...!kremvax!chernenko, and
    trademarks didn't exist in the DNS.

    It is simply goofy to put the IPC morons in invisibility suits riding
    time-machine tricycles and carroming around the hallways of SRI and Mike
    St. John's office at the Pentagon, when they simply didn't exist. The
    more correct recitation of facts is that 954 was repurposed, not that it
    had the same or similar purpose that the IPC morons impose upon it now.
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