Creative Cybersquatting 101: Revenge of the Star Wars Fan

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This is a little story about a guy named Thesith Williams, who was looking for a fresh start. He figured a clever way would be to "seek revenge" by naming his web site after the title of the latest film in the uber-over-hyped Star Wars franchise. Actually this is a story about a guy who snatches the domain, and concocts a clever story of a pseudo-ficticious novel that the web site promotes, whereupon he can capitalize on the notoriety of the aforementioned George Lucas separate-a-geek-from-his-money-fest.

Impending civil litigation in 3..2..1..

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Posted by Peregrin Took on 2005-06-07 17:48:09
That guy has some sense. Although I want to kill him at least he used his brain. For once...


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