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Re: Domain Rant.

  • From: Kent Crispin
  • Date: Fri Mar 21 13:56:12 1997

On Fri, Mar 21, 1997 at 09:41:08AM -0800, Paul A Vixie wrote:
> > 	Now, you see.  That's interesting, because I don't have any trouble
> > imagining Paul say no, even to someone who has been giving him money.  It
> > has to  do with the nature of the person.  That's been one of the hallmarks
> > of the Internet, the personal integrity of those put into positions of
> > responsibility.
> 
> :-).  I guess you can see that David and I have worked together.  Twice he
> has been my indirect supervisor, and as it turns out he never heard me say
> "no" but he has heard me say "f*** o** and d** m*****f*****", and I dare say
> that Network Solutions has heard even choicer words when they screw up.
> 
> Giving me money is no guarantee of polite treatment.  I do the right thing,
> money or no money.  The funny thing is, people keep giving me money anyway.

A slight correction:  You do what *you think* is the right thing.

-- 
Kent Crispin				"No reason to get excited",
kent@songbird.com,kc@llnl.gov		the thief he kindly spoke...
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