Cable & Wireless buys MCI Internet
Network Operations Center
noc at nso.org
Thu May 28 17:28:55 UTC 1998
Nope Perry....nothing deranged...
You can read the full press releases as issued by
both MCI and CW here: http://www.isr.net/NETNEWS/netnewsmain.html
At 12:37 PM 5/28/98 -0400, you wrote:
>God, this is all so DERANGED.
>MCI is merging with Worldcom. The E.U.'s antitrust people said that
>Worldcom couldn't both own MCI's internet business and UUNet's. The
>result seems understandable.
>Naturally, of course, loons decide to interpret this as part of a
>Marc Hurst writes:
>> On Thu, 28 May 1998, James D. Butt wrote:
>> > > http://www.news.com/News/Item/0,4,22519,00.html
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > well, this should be interesting.
>> > Please keep in mind that they just sold the ISP customers to C&W not all
>> > of the internet stuff..
>> > I am not sure I like it.. it looks as though they are setting the
>> > up for something.
>> What'ya mean?
>> Thats' the nature of the entire corporate theatre of this industry. There
>> is so much incest and double dealing that it makes Tom Clancy novels lame
>> in comparison....
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