Depressingly, it looks like AOL is inching further and further away from allowing other instant-message networks to interoperate with their own. They’ve already managed to retreat from full interoperability to a simple promise that they would open their network when they integrated video messaging with it — and now, Dan Gillmor is reporting that they’re backing off on even that anemic commitment. How pathetic is that? Come on, AOL, you can do better… [Seen on Marc’s Voice]Posted by Jason Lefkowitz at May 27, 2003
If you think anything I write here represents the opinions of anybody but myself, you need more help than I can give you. The opinions are all mine, folks. Nobody else's. ESPECIALLY not my employer's.
If that's too hard to understand... well, I'm sorry. There's only so much I can do. I'm not a therapist, and I'm not a miracle worker. (Unless you consider staying employed in this economy a miracle.) I wish I could help you work through your delusional belief that I'm speaking for anyone else but myself. Honestly, I do. But in the end, that's a monkey you'll have to get off your back on your own. Sorry.