Eric wrote: > I've already submitted the request for the control message for > alt.rec.geocaching.
Good choice. It hasn't shown up on my news server yet.
On a side note, I was amused by a coincidental story in the news about John Walker Lindh, the American Taliban. A reporter Googled Lindh and discovered Usenet postings going back to 1995. The reported described Usenet to his readers this way:
"The wild and woolly Usenet subculture ... resembles a global, secret society for people who hold very strong opinions and derive intense pleasure from arguing with one another."