From: Jon Zeeff[]

a regulator. However, Internet namespace *is* a monopoly;
and free market approach does not work here. There's no
other Internet to go to if you don't like pricing or
features or performance of the current one (and i'm

If I can buy name registration from someone who will put me in .xxx
for $45/year or I can buy from someone else who will put me in .com
for $50, then, from my point of view, there certainly isn't
a monopoly.

Saying .com is not a monopoly is like saying major league baseball is not a monopoly because there are minor leagues....