From Usenet Big-8 Management Board
From: The Big-8 Management Board <>
Subject: RESULT: will be created
 news.announce.newgroups, news.groups.proposals,
Followup-To: news.groups.proposals
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2007 10:28:13 -0500

  will be created

The Last Call for Comments on 22 Oct 2007 inititated a five-day period
for final comments.  Following this comment period, the Big-8 Management
Board has decided by consensus to create the newsgroup

This group will be created on 02 Nov 2007.

NEWSGROUPS LINE:	Stephen Colbert tells it like it is!

CHARTER: is an unmoderated group for the discussion
of the Comedy Central show "The Colbert Report", and other topics
regarding Stephen Colbert.

Posters are expected to abide by normal Usenet standards of decorum, and
to ignore articles intended to disrupt the group.  The usual suspects are
prohibited (spam, binaries, direct advertising, etc.)


This document has been posted to the following newsgroups:

  news.announce.newgroups (moderated)
  news.groups.proposals (moderated)

The proponent will also post pointers to:


Tim Skirvin <>


2007-10-17     1st RFD
2007-10-22     2nd RFD/LCC
2007-10-29     Results (passes)