From Usenet Big-8 Management Board
From: Big-8 Management Board <>
Subject: RESULT: will be removed
Date: Sat, 9 Oct 2010 15:26:56 EDT
Message-ID: <i8qfdd$cev$>

     will be removed

The Last Call for Comments (LCC) on 2010-10-02 initiated a five-day
period for final comments.  Following this comment period, the Big-8
Management Board has decided by consensus to remove moderated group


According to Google's archive the last regular post was approved on
2006-02-17. A probe message resulted in a bounce.
    (generated from
    SMTP error from remote mail server after
    RCPT TO:<>: host
    []: 550 #5.1.0 Address rejected

NEWSGROUPS LINE:	A forum for bed and breakfast guests. (Moderated)




Articles suitable for posting to are those
pertaining to any topic related to lodging in B&Bs.

Expected topics of discussion include (but are not limited to):
* past and current B&B guest experiences
* referrals and recommendations
* suggestions to guests and innkeepers
* reviews of guidebooks and other B&B travel resources
* discussions on food, amenities, locations, recreation, pricing,
   licenses, certifications, and discounts of B&B inns
* and just general collaboration and comradery.

Inappropriate posts would include:
* Advertising.  This newsgroup allows those involved and/or interested
   in the B&B industry to help B&B travelers.  This is NOT a forum for
   advertising and commercial interests and such posts will NOT be
   welcome.  If you have a product or a tour, please post your message
   in or other locations.
* Inappropriate behavior.  Inappropriate posts, spamming, advertisement,
   foul language, or innuendos that are disrespectful of the other users
   or groups of people.

HISTORY OF THE GROUP: is a moderated newsgroup which passed its vote for
creation by 194:17 as reported in news.announce.newgroups on 17 Jun 1996.


Alexander Bartolich <>


2010-05-20	Probe post
2010-08-09	Moderator Vacancy Investigation
2010-08-23	1st RFD
2010-09-06	2nd RFD
2010-10-02	LCC
2010-10-09	RESULT