On 01/14/2013 12:48 AM, Archimedes Plutonium wrote: > About a month or two months ago, the New Google Newsgroups were > dismissing all of my posts under flagged for abuse. Then that stopped. > > But now another insidious attack upon me, is that I can no longer get > any of the New Google Newsgroups and is stuck with the Old Google > Newsgroups. Mind you I prefer the Old because the New is crappy in > trying to post out of. The only good thing about the News Newsgroups > is that it filters out many of the off-topic nonsense such as HVAC or > BroilJab or Kevin nutters. > > Is anyone else experiencing this difficulty in trying to get New > Google Newsgroups where it comes up saying " NOT FOUND" and "Error > 404". > > So two months ago, my posts were being removed and flagged under New > Google, and now I cannot even get New Google at all. > > So is anyone else experiencing this, or is it a directed attack on AP? > > Like I said so many times before, if Usenet operated to where only > legal names can post and limited to 5 posts per person per 24 hours, > then we would not find ourselves in this bad situation of where we > have two types of Google newsgroups and have unpaid moderators > flagging posts when Google can cleanse the newsgroups automatically by > 1) legal names 2) 5 posts per person per 24 hours. > > David Bernier question: are you having this problem of Error 404?