### On Sun, 21 Apr 1996 18:36:17 -0700 (PDT), Sean Doran
### <> wrote to nanog@Merit.Edu concerning "NAVYJOBS.COM":

and noticed a commercial for U.S. Navy Recruiting.

Why why why why why are they in .COM?!

I think we should be told.

Well, without further checking than this...

#101:<khuon@Espresso>(pts/38)[~]% whois
US Navy Recruiting Command (NAVYJOBS-DOM)
   801 N Randolph Arlington, VA 22203-1991

   Domain Name: NAVYJOBS.COM

   Administrative Contact:
      Howard, Joe (JH547) bbdo@ID1.COM
   Technical Contact, Zone Contact:
      Riordan, John (JR181) john@INTERPORT.NET
      212 989-1128

   Record last updated on 16-May-95.
   Record created on 19-Apr-95.

   Domain servers in listed order:


Could it be possible that NAVYJOBS.COM is actually just some business entity
and really isn't directly affiliated with the USN at all? Maybe they're a
contracted-out recruiting service.