[linux-elitists] IP: NYT: (Microsoft's) High-profile anti-Unix siteruns UNIX (FreeBSD) (fwd)
Aaron T Porter
Mon Apr 8 15:00:48 PDT 2002
On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 02:52:49PM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Aaron T Porter (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> > Do you actaully think this way? Using the nyt.com site with a
> > communal/fake login is just petty theft.
> I feel cheap for doing this, but, strictly for the rhetoric practice:
> 1. Please show entitlement.
> 2. Please show meaningful consent.
> 3. Please cite the criminal statute.
> 4. Any prosecutions?
Ok Rick, I will happily admit that providing false registration
informaton voilates no criminal statues that I am aware of, and very well
might not be enforceable even if it did. The statement would have been
much better written as:
"Using the nyt.com site with a communal/fake login is ethically
equivalent to petty theft in my mind."
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