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    Re: Spectral Web, Inc.’s Comments Regarding Image
    by Anonymous on Monday November 19 2001, @12:09PM (#3783)

    The .WEB people never change, when faced with
    the reality of the situation, they have done the
    same thing for years, they say they do not like
    that situation and proceed to describe the path
    they like, even though that path will never exist.

    Yes, all people want to own a TLD and have people
    blindly pay them billions of dollars per year for
    doing practically nothing and most importantly
    without having to give a cent to anyone but
    one or two owners. Keep dreaming, it will not
    happen, especially now that domain names are
    largely worthless.

    IOD took the cheap path and lost. They did not
    have a management team or the "right" people
    on their payroll. It is that simple. They lost.
    It happens in the Olympic city selections and
    the major league baseball deals. IOD refused to
    face that reality. Look at all the people who
    were paid off in the ICANN process. Each of the
    TLDs has some special, behind the scenes story.
    It was a politicial process and IOD chose to
    believe it was technical. Go look in all the people's
    bank accounts. How do you think all these people
    are flying first class around the world everywhere ?

    Why is this so hard to understand ?

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