They desperate to spend so much tolicence top rate content. They had walked into Tribune
, and askedif they can get star sportscaster Howard Cosell to jot down a customcolumn for them. The Tribune folks laughed and said, "Howard Cosellwon't light his cigar for you for under $10,000. " The Prodigyfolks said yes without blinking, due to their rich mommy anddaddy. Thus a department to sell to online centers was created. Not long once I introduced ClariNet, Geoff Goodfellow, who hadbeen on the web and USENET for a long time, announcedplans for an alternative USENET based
business named "In Moderation Network.