|Home The Net Comics Links Stories Buy Stuff|
The Gory Details:|
Does the Playboy Legal Department have a sense of humor?
Remember, this is a company that is "protecting and enhancing the American principles of personal freedom and social justice" through its Playboy Foundation. A Foundation that "focuses on fostering social change by contributing to organizations committed to protecting civil liberties, combating censorship and promoting education and research on human sexuality and reproductive health."
Ponder if they are combating censorship and enhancing the American principles of personal freedom and social justice as you read the email they sent this site.
From email@example.com Wed Feb 18 16:05:05 1998 Received: from unknown-31-139.pilot.net (unknown-31-139.pilot.net [220.127.116.11]) by carriage.chesco.com (8.8.5/8.6.9) with ESMTP id QAA10580 for
; Wed, 18 Feb 1998 16:05:04 -0500 (EST) Received: from playboy.com (unverified [18.104.22.168]) by smtp.emailserv.com (EMWAC SMTPRS 0.83) with SMTP id ; Wed, 18 Feb 1998 15:07:06 -0600 Message-ID: <34EB4D89.346A7555@playboy.com> Date: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 15:07:22 -0600 From: Cindy Johnston X-Mailer: Mozilla 4.04 [en] (Win95; U) MIME-Version: 1.0 To: webmaster AT 2meta DOT com Subject: April-fools Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit Status: RO X-Status: February 18, 1998 Dear Sir or Madam: It has come to our attention that you are a operating web site at http://www.2meta.com/april-fools/1997/playboy-shutdown.html which contains false information regarding Playboy Enterprises Inc.. Immediately remove this false information or we will recommend to our company's management that further action be taken against you. This is a serious matter which needs to be resolved. We expect that the false information on this web site and any other web sites under your control will be removed within one week of receiving this message. Please E-mail us when this task has been accomplished. Sincerely, Cindy Johnston Playboy Enterprises Inc. Legal Department