Postfix issue

David Southwell david at
Mon Sep 8 12:11:17 UTC 2008

On Monday 08 September 2008 05:09:03 Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> On Mon, 8 Sep 2008 05:21:03 -0700, David Southwell <david at> 
> > If the same protocol was applied to physical mail then we would not
> > have been allowed to send letters unless we had a big building to send
> > it from and all letters would have had to have had a "big building"
> > sending address.
> We have a big building; it's called "Post Office".  Or do you think that
> someone determined enough cannot monitor where you are sending physical
> letters?

I agree and they do BUT they need a warrant to do so!! That is the safeguard.

With the internet no warrant is needed. There is no protection for civil 
liberties as applies with pohysical mail.

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