's Brave New Privacy Policy

| September 18, 2000

On September 1, 2000, I received the same notice from that millions of others received. It happened to be on the same day as third article in the "Miranda Labels" series was released.

I believe that this action by underscores the very essence of the concern that is expressed in the series. My correspondences with follow:

At 04:13 AM 9/1/00 -0700, wrote:
Dear Customer,

We have just updated's privacy policy and, because privacy is important, we wanted to e-mail you proactively in this case and not just update the policy on our site, as is the common Web practice. Thanks for being a customer and allowing us to continue to earn your trust.

To read the updated Privacy Notice, visit:

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