Dear bionet.drosophila users--
Unfortunately, a bogus message was posted on November 22 stating that
bionet.drosophila would be removed from Usenet. Some nasty people have
been sending similar cancellation messages to many newsgroups in a
malicious attempt to cause confusion. The original message is copied below.
The bionet.drosophila newsgroup will continue to function as usual.
Thanks for your patience!
Newsgroup bionet.drosophila slated for REMOVAL on 21 Nov 2001 21:09:42 GMT.
Hello my name is Tommy MacClure, and I am writing to alert
the regular readers of bionet.drosophila that it will be removed
from Usenet on 21 Nov 2001 21:09:42 GMT. This action will be taken by all
news servers, so clients are advised to update their
Thank you for your kind attention,
Kevin Cook, Ph.D. Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center
Department of Biology http://flystocks.bio.indiana.edu
Jordan Hall 142
Indiana University 812-855-5782
1001 E. Third St. 812-855-2577 (fax)
Bloomington, IN 47405-3700 kcook at bio.indiana.edu