Re: Maryland gives away free Internet access

Gleason Sackman (
Thu, 23 Jun 1994 14:00:57 -0500 (CDT)

There are also a series of messages about this on


On Thu, 23 Jun 1994, Paul Everitt wrote:

> Sorry to deviate widely from the topic -- scorch me if you will-- but I
> think this is useful information for the creators of the world's future :^)
> >From the FRONT page of today's Washington Post:
> "__Information Highway Without Tollbooths: Maryland is the first state to
> offer free access to the Internet__"
> The article states the project (using gopher as the primary vehicle) was
> funded by the U.S. federal government.
> I am going to type up a review of the article today. If anybody wants
> it, let me know.
> Paul Everitt V 703.785.7384 Email
> Connecting Minds, Inc. F 703.785.7385 WWW