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
This is not meant to be personally hostile, Brad. You and David
have done amazing work at AOL, dragging it kicking and screaming
towards good citizenship. But this one thing could potentially
make more of a difference than everything else combined, and it
astounds me that it still hasn't been done.
Don't blame me -- I voted for the Unabomber!
Nathan J. Mehl -- The Left Bank Operation
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