ICANN approves .XXX red-light district for the Internet

Brandon Butterworth brandon at rd.bbc.co.uk
Sat Mar 26 16:47:57 CDT 2011

> What bothers me is that most companies are now going to be forced to
> purchase .xxx domains simply to keep someone else from buying it

That's the norm for new tld and a part of the their owners business
plan. Probably most of their income given how little I see them used

> and sullying the company's image.

In this case which would sully our name more, registering bbc.xxx
ourselves or a 3rd party who is clearly not us once people see the


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