osewalrus (osewalrus) wrote,
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Those Shmegegies at Verisign!

Only those shmegegies at Verizon and schmucks at ICANN could have thought up such thing! Oy vey! What a goyishe kop! Who needs such IDN tzuris.

The new international domain name system (IDN) names will include Yiddish in the test bed, but not Hebrew.
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071004/ap_on_hi_te/internet_names;_ylt=AmX5gq2ScdUzYVxIad3nZdhj24cA

Given that Yiddish uses Hebrew characters, but Hebrew is far more common, one wonders "What were they thinking?" It's not like IDNS haven't been debated for years?

Oy!
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