The NSI refused to register the domain name shitakemushrooms.com
News.com: NSI lets a bad word slip
Network Solutions granted Shit.com to Mail.com, then put it on hold. When it took it off hold, Real Assets scooped up the domain. Mail.com initiates a dispute. (February 23, 1999)
News.com: Food domain found "obscene"
"I am trying to register the domain name 'shitakemushrooms.com,'" complained Netizen Jeff Gold in an email message to CNET's NEWS.COM. "It is available, but the InterNIC is refusing to register it because it contains four letters they consider obscene. (April 27, 1998)
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