Email Portability Approved by Knesset Committee

Joel Esler joel.esler at
Mon Feb 22 17:02:22 UTC 2010

I have an idea.  Everyone just get a gmail (or otherwise "neutral" account) like or or and be done with it.


On Feb 22, 2010, at 11:49 AM, Larry Sheldon wrote:

> A thing being missed here is this:
> A telephone number does not have an obvious affinity with personal
> intellectual-property-like information.  (402 332-XXXX is not obviously
> a Northwest Bell-USWest-Quest telephone number, but at least two of them
> are now served by Cox.  A person using a 917 NNX-XXXX number in has now
> turned useful information into noise, but that is not quite the same thing.)
> An email address that ends in irrevocably ties the address
> user to the company Example and may in fact be affirmatively harmful
> beyond the technical difficulty of implementation.
> -- 
> "Government big enough to supply everything you need is big enough to
> take everything you have."
> Remember:  The Ark was built by amateurs, the Titanic by professionals.
> Requiescas in pace o email
> Ex turpi causa non oritur actio
> Eppure si rinfresca
> ICBM Targeting Information:

Joel Esler

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