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.xxx TLD delayed once more

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ICANN has, once again, delayed the decision to create a .xxx top-level domain for porn. The proposal for this TLD came up in 2000 for the first time, and since then, it has been rejected and bogged down in red tape three times. As of right now, it hasn't been rejected outright, but it has been delayed for around 70 days.

To be honest, I don't get it. Having a .xxx TLD would make life easier for everyone -- not just the guys (and girls) who like porn or make their living off of it. Clarity helps everybody. A school or workplace that wanted to block out a major chunk of all online porn would be able to do so with a single configuration change. Of course, many sites would keep running under .com as well, but it still seems like a step in the right direction for everyone.

Unfortunately, it's a step that doesn't look like it's going to be taken anytime soon.
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