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    Afilias is cybersquatting | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 5 comments | Search Discussion
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    Re: Afilias is cybersquatting
    by Anonymous on Monday September 03 2001, @01:52PM (#2161)
    You bet Afilias is cybersquatting. Listen, the only reason Afilias is even bothering with the Sunrise Period is because that's what ICANN wanted. Afilias couldn't give a crap if trademark holders get their "marks" in .info. They just went along with ICANN to get the goddamn gTLD in the first place. Afilias always knew the Sunise Period was unfair, and would turn out to be a sham. But "ICANN told us to do it" will be their claim, and they're right!

    We all know the Sunrise is a pathetic joke. It demonstrates that the ICANN Directors are not really that bright, after all. In fact, they are responsible for a lot of dumb ideas, but know one seems willing to tell Vint he's not that bright, nor Esther Dyson that she's just an uptight, estrogen starved, man-hating horniac. No one wants to tell Hans he appears the facist nazi, and no one wants to ruffle L. Touton's feathers (after all, he's a lawyer).

    Everyone just wants this stupid game to continue.
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