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    Vinton Cerf Can Run But He Can Not Hide at Google
    by Anonymous on Sunday October 02 2005, @04:09AM (#16259)
    Vinton Cerf Can Run But He Can Not Hide at Google

    "ICANN must succeed or Internet will be in jeopardy.  This ought
        to play well with any company whose stock price is dependent on a
        well-functioning Internet."

    Countries (yes, even socialist countries like China
    and Canada) are not stupid. They can see the
    corruption and hypocrisy of the United States
    where Vinton Cerf and his partner Bernie Ebbers
    are able to steal 11+ Billion dollars from the
    government and the people and manipulate stock
    prices to do it. Bernie Ebbers is in prison.
    Vinton Cerf is now at Google to help inflate their
    stock price. What will Google buy with inflated
    stock value ? Will Google buy Bernie Ebber's
    Worldcom assets, that were bought with inflated
    stock values.

    Do you see the pattern ?

    Vinton Cerf Can Run But He Can Not Hide at Google

    "ICANN must succeed or Internet will be in jeopardy.  This ought
        to play well with any company whose stock price is dependent on a
        well-functioning Internet."

    http://www.nettime.org/Lists-Archive s/nettime-l-9909/msg00037.html

    On the same day Vint Cerf replied in a message showing the unusual length
    that he was prepared to go to salvage ICANN as an MCI/IBM control vehicle:

        Cerf: "I have talked with John Sidgmore.  We will try to get $500K
        at least "backup" in case nothing else in the way of fundraising
        works.  Mike Nelson, I have copied John Patrick and Irving
        Wladawsky-Berger [Editor: an IBM e-commerce executive] on this
        message, as well as John  Sidgmore. If IBM and MCI Worldcom can
        come up with $1M in "bridge" funding, to be paid back at a later
        time under reasonable terms that will not harm ICANN, then perhaps
        we can begin a new fundraising campaign knowing that we have the
        ability to back up the campaign with a rescue effort in the short
        term.  It will be easier for John Sidgmore to make the case to the
        MCI WorldCom management if IBM is willing to go into this with us
        and split the $1M cost.  Is it possible?

        "I would then launch a campaign with GIP, ITAA, Internet Society,
        and other interested groups on the basis that

        [TD Editor's emphasis]

        *ICANN must succeed or Internet will be in jeopardy.  This ought
        to play well with any company whose stock price is dependent on a
        well-functioning Internet." "Thoughts?"*
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    Re:Vinton Cerf Can Run But He Can Not Hide at Goog
    by Anonymous on Sunday October 02 2005, @04:31AM (#16260)
    Cerf: "I have talked with John Sidgmore.

    Anyone see "John Sidgmore" lately ?

    Amazing how the Nothern Virginia spooks make people
    disappear, isn't it ? Ah yes, died of a health
    problem, just like Jon Postel. Tsk Tsk
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