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Subject: Re: AOL dropping mail
From: "Ronald F. Guilmette" <rfg @ monkeys . com>
Date: Sun, 21 Nov 1999 11:12:06 -0800
To: List-Managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: Your message of Sat, 20 Nov 1999 11:35:02 -0500. <3.0.5.32.19991120113502.0492f4b0@127.0.0.1>


In message <3.0.5.32.19991120113502.0492f4b0@127.0.0.1>, 
Nick Simicich <njs@scifi.squawk.com> wrote:

>I find it fascinating to hear you and others defend them for doing a job
>that would be criminally fraudulent and neglegent if applied to any other
>field, just because you think it is a hard job.

Personally, I would neither defend what AOL does, nor condemn it, simply
because neither activity is likely to fruitful in any sense.

AOL is the 800 pound gorilla.  They can pretty much do whatever they want.



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