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Re: GTE to acquire Genuity
On Thu, 13 Nov 1997, Chris Cook, Net Asset LLC wrote: > > > And when that happens, Microsoft will buy Worldcomm. And then Microsoft > > will require AOL to use MSN's interface bundled with Worldcomm's > > connectivity or get no connectivity at all. > > Shhhh. Don't give the Evil Empire any ideas.... > perhaps I've been smoking too much crack, but back when MSN was getting started, Microsoft dumped a large amount of money in UUNET's lap. How much of this ended up going towards UUNET stock? And if they owned a chunk then, they'd own a chunk of Worldcomm now. But then, I may just be smoking too much crack.