Gee....maybe we Yahoo! user should conduct an Israeli-type raid on
Yahoo! and kick the living (BLEEP) out of them! Any takers?
--- In thenewcovenoflouisebrooks@y..., dasimperator <no_reply@y...>
> In a month or so we've lost at least a fourth of our members due to
> Yahoo's asinine 'bouncing' policy. And now I can't even unbounce
> I'm sure that in the boardroom at Yahoo somebody must be looking at
> the figures and wondering why they're not making any money or
> something like
> "gee we tried all your suggestions...
> "bombard the users with popup ads... check
> "put a lot of 'interrupt' pages in the chat pages to waste people's
> time and bandwidth... check
> "crowd out chatpage postings with giant slow loading ads... check
> "advertize nothing but the shadiest and dodgiest businesses that
> no-one in their right mind would patronize... check
> "fix it so that anyone can transmit a virus through our system to
> but if you try and send that e-mail to our 'abuse center' it gets
> blocked - so there's no way to put a stop to virus senders... check
> "screw up links inside postings so that no-one can go to them...
> "block access to the full size of photographs so that even the
> original owner can't get at the in chatpages so we can sell them
> ourselves... check
> "change everybodies privacy settings without telling them... check
> "sell all our user's private information to spammers... check
> "bounce out all the members who've changed or blocked their E-mail
> addresses... check
> "all in all act all weaseley and scummy and like we're doing you a
> favor and all that... check
> "I wonder why we're not raking in money hand over fist...