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Re: UN Panel Aims to End Internet Tug of War by July

  • From: Dave Crocker
  • Date: Mon Feb 21 18:44:30 2005

On Mon, 21 Feb 2005 10:55:04 -0800, Owen DeLong wrote:
>  My favorite quote is:
>  "All countries want to counter spam -- unsolicited commercial messages that
>  can flood email accounts by the hundreds and burden the web with unwanted
>  traffic."

I'm intrigued at the failure to distinguish between the web and email, given that spam is a messaging phenomenon, not a publishing phenomenon.

Dave Crocker
Brandenburg InternetWorking
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