Gee - I always thought 'doofus' was spelled 'dufus' - who's the realdufus?
Did you also register realdoofussucks.com?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wayne E Baisley [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, April 27, 2001 10:33 AM
> To: Stephen Williams
> Cc: Jeff Barr; Rodent of Unusual Size; Friends of Realdoofus.Kom
> Subject: Wayne Baisley vs. "NSI's latest scurrilousity"
> > > So has anyone else had the experience of running whois
> > > for a promising domain name, then waiting a day or two
> > > to reguister it, only to find that against tremendous
> > > odds someone else magically decided to grab it?
> > This happened numerous times to me.
> My one datapoint is a counterexample (with which one can
> prove anything,
> natcherly). I recently registered realdoofus.com, after hemming and
> hawing over it for about 9 months, and checking on it numerous times,
> including maybe 3 times in the week preceding.
> Clearly, there must not be a recognizable market for realdoofus (other
> than someone's scurrilous ego promotion), or it would have been long
> gone. I was surprised to get it. BTW, realdoofus.tv and
> are still available. Feel free to snatch them away from me. I'll
> invest a penny now and buy them from you in 10**30 years.
> Wayne (eventually to become firstname.lastname@example.org)
> Cuz I'm realdoofus, yet not a realdoofus
> all you other doofuses are just imitating
> so won't the unrealdoofus please sign up please sign up
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