From: Christopher Morrow (no email)
Date: Fri Oct 31 2008 - 11:21:51 EDT
On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 9:47 AM, Alex Rubenstein <> wrote:
> Why do I say stupid?
> Because, if companies like Sprint continue to do things like what Sprint is doing, this will
> certainly lead to being noticed by legislators, and the next thing we know we will have federally
> regulated peering or backbone network operating. I can see it now, the Bureau of Peering will be
> part of the Federal Networking Committee.
This is different than the 3yr hold on peering changes imposed on
UUNET/MCI when they merged with Verizon (were borged by verizon) or
the same hold imposed on ATT when the SBC/ATT merger went down?