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Outrage! ICANN complains about crappy hotel Kevin Murphy , November 29, 2011, 15:11:41 (UTC), Gossip Sometimes ICANN’s love of procedure defies parody. It’s no secret that the $124-a-night Hotel des Almadies used at its recent meeting in Dakar, Senegal, was not really up to the Club Med* standards that ICANN wonks are accustomed to. The At-Large Advisory Committee even conducted a survey of its members after the meeting and found that a whopping 68% of them had complained to hotel management for one reason or another. ICANN’s response? It’s sent a letter to Senegal’s telecommunications minister, complete with a 20-page illustrated ALAC report going into excruciating detail not only about the shoddy facilities but also the policy background of the complaint. Along with reports of rats, patchy Wi-Fi, “musty smells” and inadequate security, there are references to Resolution ...

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