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    Re:ICANN and Verisign Merge to Crush All Competiti
    by Anonymous on Monday October 24 2005, @02:59PM (#16339)
    As predicted, there is no .COM re-bid on the horizon.

    ICANN and Verisign now have a NEW spin. THEY
    are extending the existing .COM contract (what
    contract?) to 2012.

    This brings the ICANN sock-puppet operated by
    Verisign to a new level. Place sock on hand and
    talk to yourself.

    ICANN: "Do we have a contract ?"
    Versign: "Of course"
    ICANN: "Should we extend the contract?"
    Verisign: "Of course"
    ICANN: "OK, sign here"
    Verisign: "OK, let me get this sock off my hand first"
    ICANN: "First pay me, then I be quiet"

    When Verisign (NSI) used to do this with the
    U.S. Government, people did not believe it. NSI
    used to get the U.S. Government to declare some
    policy (favoring NSI) and then NSI would agree
    to it, and act like it came from the U.S.G. NSI
    actually wrote the letters. It is all a script.
    ICANN reads their lines, and laughs all the way
    to their off-shore banks.
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    Re:ICANN and Verisign Merge to Crush All Competiti by Anonymous


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