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‘Dot-Sucks’ Internet Domain Idea Just Plain Sucks, Sen. Rockefeller Says

12 March 2014 4:38 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

An Internet domain ending in “.sucks”? That idea blows, says Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-w.V. Requests for the “dot-sucks” domain appear to be little more than “a predatory shakedown” — an attempt to extract money from companies worried their brands would be tarnished, the chair of the Senate Commerce Commitee wrote in a Wednesday letter to Stephen D. Crocker, chairman of the board of the Icann (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers). “I believe any potential this might have to increase choice or competition is overwhelmed by the ways it will be used to unfairly defame individuals, non-profit organizations and businesses, »

- Ira Teinowitz

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