[plug] Internet oppression - babysitting

Leon Brooks leon at brooks.smileys.net
Tue May 4 18:10:23 WST 1999

Gary Allpike wrote:
> Responsibility for protecting children from porn and bomb making recipies
> lies with the parents of these children. NOT with the government!

> I as an ISP do NOT want to babysit your children.

Well said, Gary!

Nor do I want to be jailed when said babysittees discover https: and are
in turn discovered using it (through a system I administer) to view
people indulging in disgusting and possibly painful acts.

Last week's _Chronicle_ erroneously reported that Eric Mitchell [member
the Austin City Council] had shouted "Up yours" to residents of the
Hill neighborhood at a Housing Subcommittee meeting last year.  In fact, 
Mitchell leveled a "Screw You!" to the residents.  The _Chronicle_
the error.    -- From the January 19, 1996 issue of the Austin

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