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The wanderings of a modern ronin.

Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2003-07-31 18:58
  Subject:   Newest dot-com business plan.
From Fark:

A former top executive of US software giant Microsoft Corp has traded his high-flying job to deliver books to remote villages in Nepal on the back of a yak.

John Wood, a 39-year-old senior executive at the Washington-state based company quit his 300,000-dollar-a-year post and launched a charity in 2000 to boost literacy in remote Asian communities in countries such as India and Nepal.


1. Register "NonProfitDeliveryYak.com"
2. Deliver used books on a yak.
3. ...
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  User: snooooopy
  Date: 2003-08-01 06:57 (UTC)
  Subject:   (no subject)
It says it's a charity, so wouldn't Step 4 be Nonprofit?
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Ben Cantrick
  User: mackys
  Date: 2003-08-01 21:19 (UTC)
  Subject:   Good point!
Rephrase that as:

1. Register "NotForProfit(TaxExempt)DeliveryYak.com"


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  User: pacchi
  Date: 2003-08-01 09:16 (UTC)
  Subject:   (no subject)
re : step 4,

Microsoft Corp. doctrine... er... habits die hard? :)

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