The US government has betrayed the Internet. We need to take it back

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at
Fri Sep 6 10:29:17 UTC 2013

On 9/6/2013 5:23 AM, Bryan Tong wrote:
> That and ignoring it will only continue to affect the code/silicon arena.
> Social problems are always affected by who throws the biggest fit.
> On Fri, Sep 6, 2013 at 4:18 AM, Randy Bush <randy at> wrote:
>>>> We engineers built the Internet – and now we have to fix it
>>> There are no purely technical solutions to social ills.
>> no.  there are many issues in many arenas.  but we are responsible for
>> cleaning up our side of the street.

We need to think bigger than "whatever it takes to get along to the end 
of the quarter....:

Requiescas in pace o email           Two identifying characteristics
                                         of System Administrators:
Ex turpi causa non oritur actio      Infallibility, and the ability to
                                         learn from their mistakes.
                                           (Adapted from Stephen Pinker)

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