Lincoln Arts wrote: > > Dear Fellow ArtsEdNetters, > > If this is true..... > > > >Dear All: > > > >Forwarding the information below for those who may want to respond. > > > >Congress will be voting in less than two weeks. CNN stated that the > >Government would, in two weeks time, decide to allow or not allow a Charge > >to your phone bill equal to a Long Distance call EACH time you access the > >Internet.
Another hoax. There is NO WAY the phone company can discern whether you are using your
phone line for a call or to access the Internet, unless it wants to look up the numbers
all their customers are dialing every minute of every day.
A good rule of thumb for deciding whether to send messages like this out is: if it's
been forwarded countless times, it's most likely a hoax.