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Re: WorldNIC

  • From: James Rishaw
  • Date: Fri Jun 05 15:56:11 1998
  • Rfc_violation: You saw it here first!

I think we're all just jealous that we dont have the structure and
ability to get $100k for two days' worth of work from a $10/hr temp.

-jamie :)

Chris Cappuccio wrote:
> From errors-nohumans@merit.edu  Fri Jun  5 14:12:24 1998
> X-Authentication-Warning: mimosa.noc.empnet.com: chris owned process doing -bs
> Date: Fri, 5 Jun 1998 12:05:58 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Chris Cappuccio <chris@empnet.com>
> X-Sender: chris@mimosa.noc.empnet.com
> To: nanog@merit.edu
> Subject: WorldNIC
> Message-ID: <Pine.BSF.3.96.980605115857.6710A-100000@mimosa.noc.empnet.com>
> Sender: owner-nanog@merit.edu

> 
> What's this deal about InterNIC forwarding all request to WorldNIC?  If I
> send in a (filled out) registration template to hostmaster@internic.net,
> it's completed by InterNIC...
> 
> I think the real fraud is in WorldNIC and other registrars (like Netnames in
> the UK) selling vanity names in country TLDs.  IANA encourages this.
> WorldNIC has an offer for $17,545 USD that will register a domain in all 72
> TLDs (or 5 domains in all 72 TLDs for $87,725 USD)... 
> 
> 
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-- 
jamie rishaw (dal/efnet:gavroche)           American Information Systems, Inc.
     rdm: "Religion is obsolete."   gsr: "By what?"  jgr: "Solaris." (1996)
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