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Subject: Re: fresh horror from AOL
From: Brad Knowles <brad @ his . com>
Date: Sun, 2 Feb 1997 01:28:06 -0500
To: "Nathan J. Mehl" <nmehl @ leftbank . com>
Cc: meo @ schoneal . com, list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <199701301620.LAA09267@zax.leftbank.com>
References: <v0300781baf165ead103e@[205.252.121.227]> from "BradKnowles" at Jan 30, 97 09:27:13 am

At 11:20 AM -0500 1/30/1997, Nathan J. Mehl wrote:
>In the immortal words of Brad Knowles:
>
>> 	We are *very* interested in being proper net.citizens, and are
>> not only working to adhere to the rules to the best of our ability
>> (as model net.citizens), we are also helping to write the rules when
>> there is new ground that hasn't really stabilized yet.
>
>I've said it before, and I'll say it again: if this is the case,
>why are unverified accounts still able to send email and post to
>usenet?

	We verify credit cards interactively.  You cannot use a fake
credit card number to get an AOL account.  I'm not sure what else you
might mean by "unverified accounts", though.

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