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Re: How to document threats from pro or anti spam terrorists?

  • From: dirk
  • Date: Mon Feb 23 17:32:23 1998

Please take this off-nanog if you don't have procedures.

Dirk

On Mon, Feb 23, 1998 at 12:00:43PM -0800, Henry Linneweh wrote:
> The legal system can not remedy the problems of the internet, period.
> When it has to come to that, then we are saying we are technically
> incapable in handling our own networks and affairs. If you want to
> ruin something good with incompetance and bad decision process
> then we might as well pull the plug and go home. The politicians and
> the control freaks win and the 1st amendment then will be dead for
> sure.
> 
> Henry R. Linneweh
> 
> Barry Shein wrote:
> 
> >  > As much as I personnally wish for SPAM to just go away, it has to
> >  > be up to the legal system to sort that out.
> >
> > The legal system has failed, utterly, on this one, so it's not
> > surprising that more and more people are taking it into their own
> > hands. A legal system works only so long as people have faith in its
> > sincere interest in enforcing the rights of honest and decent people.
> >
> >  > There really are two terrorist groups here. Spammers and
> >  > nti-Spammers.
> >
> > That's like saying people defending their properties are as bad as
> > people they're defending against, that's moral confusion.
> >
> > Remember that most spammers are not selling anything, they're just
> > maliciously trying to disrupt things, and have found a way to practice
> > their sociopathic sickness apparently outside the reach of law
> > enforcement.
> >
> > There are good and honest people working very hard to provide internet
> > services, and then there are spammers who skulk in the shadows
> > bombarding systems with forged mail addresses hiding their identities
> > etc.
> >
> > Anyone who equates these two groups needs to have their heads examined
> > and the malignant moral relativism tumors removed.
> >
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> >         -Barry Shein
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