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    Re: Questions to a Board Member
    by Demys on Thursday October 24 2002, @12:55AM (#9821)
    User #3526 Info | http://www.demys.net/
    BTW, the third part of the interview is now available at http://www.demys.net/news/02_oct_24_developing_disputes.htm


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    Re: Questions to a Board Member
    by Anonymous on Thursday October 24 2002, @03:45AM (#9822)
    this guy is just flat dangerous.

    "But I think people have the wisdom to understand that for a real and effective means of speaking up on Internet governance, ICANN's your organisation."

    How in the world can one put the words "ICANN" and "Internet governance" in the same sentence?? He is an embarrasment to the U.S. taxpayers in particular (that fund ICANN's non-profit status) but dangerous to all. He insinuates Auerbach has been "representing a particular community...with an axe to grind". Yet he has no problem advancing a personal aspiration (i.e. a consensus of one): "As to expanding [UDRP], that is very near and dear to my heart. One of the reasons that I got involved in the whole process at the beginning was that kind of dream on my part".

    The arrogance is just unbelievable. The power monger faction has been given another year and they will spend the next 12 months rubbing our noses in it. Fault lies with the USG and only the USG at this point. That's the message.

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