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      Waterworld: Enola



      On Friday PM, March 17, 2000



    • by Curious Cat :...
    • A Big Black Dog, part 5
      abigdog5 zip (9k) (M/g, oral, beast)
      Diablo knew to fill his blonde bitch’s tail with his cock as Dean blasted the back of her throat with his cum. The mixture of the watery essence from the big dog, and the thick, ropy strings from the man’s had filled two of her viable orifaces.
        
    • by Nomad :...
    • Growing Pains
      growingp zip (14k) (MF/f father/daughter incest)
      A stepmotheris alerted to the growing sensuality of her stepdaughter and engineers the taking of her virginity by her father.
        
    • by Daddy Luv :...
    • Kelly, The girl with a difference
      kelly3 zip (14k) (M/f/Daddy/Daugh/Hermaphrodite/Mast/Slave/gang bang/lesbian/W/S/porn)
      David Mac had intended to confront Mr. Danials, Kelly's principle the day after he and his daughter enjoyed their first fuck. This being spurred on by the hot porno tape that he found in Kelly's room. He had wondered if, by her leaving it in plan view, where his little horny Hermaphrodite had done, that she secretly wanted him to "catch" her. Most of all, was she inviting him to do the nasty things that where on the tape?
        
    • by lolitot :...
    • Little Girl Tantrum
      lilgirl zip (8k) (g/g/M)
      Mr. Deacon had'ta go away on a bisness trip. And Sissy didn't like that a whole bunch. So ya just gotta see what she does t' kinda get even, sorta! I betcha ya wish a little girl would get mad at you like this!
        
    • by JJOE :...
    • Route 10 Gas, Oil and Lube
      routeten zip (7k) (mm/fm/glory hole)
      There was a gas station out on the old Route 10 that had a a glory hole and this was back in 1967.
        
    • by AnaLover :...
    • Running Away, part 1
      running1 zip (12k) (M/F/f)
      Eventually Marcy’s climax began to ebb and her father sat up, wiping his mouth. He smiled at her and she smiled weakly back, wondering what he would want to do to her next. He gave her the answer when he said, “Turn over, darling.”
        
    • by Pedros :...
    • Star, ch 9: The Final Chapter
      star9 zip (24k) (M/M/M/f/f, pedo, ws, sm, etc..)
      Our young star, Julie, is involved with Sam and her father and two large black men in an extreme movie where they are electro-stimulated, involved in wet-sex, lesbian and then both used by Sam's father. Julie learns some interesting facts about her own desires and the men in her life. She finally decides she has at last become a Star!
        
    • by Silvio Stoker :...
    • The Swimming Hole
      swimming zip (29k) (Mf, Mg; inc; pre-teen; rape, extreme caution)
      "I had a boathouse there, but it had fallen into disrepair, the wooden rowboat sunk at the mouth of the small stream that drained their swimming hole. The kids would arrive in the afternoon, use the dilapidated boathouse to change into their swimsuits, play in the water until shortly before sunset, and re-cross my property, sometimes in their wet bathing suits, to go home..." Russell, a middle-aged novelist, watches the girls (9, 11 and 12 y.o.) who use the pond he can see from his patio, and starts to notice that they may not be as innocent as they seem...
        
    • by The Phantom :...
    • Avatar of Love, ch 6
      avatar6 zip (29k) (MFF/imff inc preg)
      i is for intersexual.   Bea finds out that she is more special than she realized
        
        

      Thursday PM, March 16, 2000

        
    • by Silvio Stoker :...
    • The Cicatrix
      cicatrix zip (10k) (MMf, MFf, Mb, Mf; preteen; caution)
      "Waiting to be exported, Lidiya was whored, her vaginal virginity preserved but her butt and ass available to all comers. Tremulous and in an almost constant agony, the child was no longer able to distinguish between physical and psychological pain, but she did not cease to dream. Her fear - her very soul - focused upon the pink gash between her pale thighs, the thin membrane that separated her from the other runaways who passed through the apartment. Though she fucked and sucked like an imp in heat, continuing to buck until she was slapped, Lidiya froze and squealed when her slit was touched, terrified..."
        
      Raising Savannah
      savannah zip (30k) (Mf, Mfg; inc; yng teen, pedo; extreme caution)
      "Lester led her to the dream room. It took her breath away. Here the pedophile had arranged everything a little girl could desire, antique rocking-horses and piles of fabulous dolls, all of it around a four-poster bed hung with pink satin curtains that matched the silk bedding. This was where Lester masturbated, the flat-screen television hanging from the flowery wall now dark but otherwise flickering with fuck films. Savannah almost cried she was so overwhelmed. Savannah knew somehow that Lester didn't have a daughter, that the girl these things were meant for could be _her_. Lester asked her if she wanted to get out of her wet things and try on some of the clothes..." Ian (27 y.o.) is divorced, and worries about protecting his daughter, a beautiful blonde named Savannah (7 y.o.) - from himself. His job takes him into a lot of high schools, and when he interviews a young slut named Abigail (a very petite 14 y.o.), he loses control of his urges. But Ian can't stop thinking about what he might do to guide motherless little Savannah smoothly into womanhood. Maybe Abigail could help, or at least distract him from what he secretly wants to do to his daughter?
        
    • by Amber Gold :...
    • A Little Mouse Learns To Roar
      lilmouse zip (17k) (MMMMf dad,daut,preteen,inc,forced)
      Her dad started fucking Mindy when she was 10. In a poker game he needed money to stay in the game and sold his neighbor a hot fuck with her for 20 bucks. He realized he could make money from her young body. Soon she was a little whore and daddy's hot little sex toy. Living in a remote place helped keep the secret but didn't stop men from finding their way to her bed. Some where along the way she began to enjoy sex and was a willing partner to one and all.
        
    • by Wishlist :...
    • Mom Helps Herself Out
      momhelp2 zip (13k) (F/M,F/F,F/f,F/m,inc)
      Most of Mary's life had been pretty mundane. She married her college sweetheart, spent a brief time as a teacher, then stayed home to raise her son Mike and daughter April. Now she's nearly 50, still at home every day, Mike and April are married, and each of them has two kids of their own. Sounds pretty "all-American family", doesn't it? It wasn't until about six months ago when Mary's life really heated up, in more ways than one. That's when Mary discovered the joys of incest.
        
    • by Mark Aurel :...
    • Gisela, parts 1-2
      gisel1_2 zip (46k) (M(27)/f(14), MMMM/f, rape)
      Die Geschichte begann, als meine Putzfrau in die Klinik musste und mir ihre 14-jaehrige Tochter zur Vertretung schickte. Die war zwar keine aufregende Schoenheit, machte mich auf die Dauer aber doch ganz schoen geil ....! - Das erste Mal gings mit Likoer, das zweite Mal mit "Ueberredung", von dann ab leichter und immer leichter. Schliesslich putzte Gisela auch mal ganz nackt ...!
      german
        
        

      Tuesday PM, March 14, 2000

        
    • by Curious Cat :...
    • A Big Black Dog, part 4
      abigdog4 zip (8k) (M/g, oral, beast)
      Angie was just lying in her bed, reliving all the excitement of the day, when her mother's boyfriend Rick appeared to further her sexual education by thrusting his hard cock deep into her young throat...what a day for a daydream...what a day for a daydreamin' gal...
        
    • by PRE-vert :...
    • Rainy Days: Street Stories #3
      homestr3 zip (12k) (m/g g/g mm/g m/b incest bro/sis pedo)
      When Midnight met Wild^flower online, things got hot. She was only ten, but she wanted her teenage brother. Getting them together was easier that Midnight figured, but what would come out of was a real clusterfuck. How lucky for Midnight! Now, if it would just stop raining. This is 'Street Stories' #3, starting up not long after 'The Mark of the Blade'.
        
    • by Daddy Luv :...
    • I, Pedophile; or The Confessions of a Political Prisoner
      ipedo zip (11k) (m/m/m/m/f/toddler/memories/diapers/w/s/ped)
      The room was bleak, not very well lit. It smelled of disinfectant and stale tobacco. Not a pleasant mixture. I’ve been in these settings before. Cold, gray walls, surround a room of about 15 feet by 15 feet. In front of me is a beat up, Oak table whose surface is marred by cigarette burns. Sad, I think to myself.. For such a beautiful piece of furniture so represents the mess yours truly has found himself in. Aged "beauty" marred by what some would call a disease. As to who I am, and what mess that is…well that will come to out soon, as my tail unfolds.
        
      There’s Something Different About Kelly, part 2
      kelly2 zip (6k) (M/f/Daddy/Daugh/Hermaphrodite/Mast/Slave/gang bang/lesbian/W/S/porn)
      It had been about two weeks or so since Kelly, the girl with a difference, enjoyed her first fuck from daddy. Not only did she enjoy that special gift from him. A gift she had wanted ever since she was ten. Her feelings grew stronger since the times she would sneak into his room. There standing before her daddy, little twelve year old Kelly would stroke her cock as well as slick pussy. Knowing full well that at twelve he would not be able to resist her. She also knew that by being the aggressor, this took away the preassure, so to speak, from her beloved daddy. After he had invited her to see his shrink and the adventure’s they had that night, Kelly knew her father was always horny for her. As well as that nice doctor James. But no one was as horny as Kelly Mac, twelve year old Heraphrodite.
        
    • by Poker :...
    • Paedophiles Anonymous, ch 4: Weekend at the Beach
      pedanon4 zip (11k) (mff, oral, Fmf, Mf, pedo, incest)
      Dawn takes her children, Alan 11 and Jessie 8 to stay for the weekend with Steven and 8 year old Rachel at the Cliffview Naturist Community. While enjoying the freedom of being naked in the sea, the two little girls focus their attentions on Alan. Later both families all get together in the beach chalet and Rachel gets her first taste of a real woman.
        
    • by Dick :...
    • Winter for Sharon, part 1
      winter1 zip (15k) (M/Fff f/mmmmm+)
      The three retired to the bedroom where the clothes began to fly. Soon they were all naked and frolicking on the large bed. Both Sharon and Lindsey were licking young Rebecca’s pussy, taking turns on who would suck the extended nubbin of her clit. Moans of raw carnal passion were coming from Rebecca as she rocketed quickly to ever escalating explosions of rapture. They were so taken with what was happening they didn’t hear Alex when he entered the room.
        
    • by Centaur :...
    • The Power
      thepower zip (17k) (M/f, inc)
      This story is inspired by the wonderful and timless Rod Serling series "The Twilight Zone". For those of you not old enough to remember it I'm sorry for you, but if Rod Serling had ever done a program about incest it might have been something like this (although much better I'm sure). He always started with a narration such as: "Introducing Miss Shelly Benson, a thirteen-year-old girl who wants to capture her Father's attention and decides that using her sexual power is the quickest way. But power doesn't always benefit the one that discovers it, not in the Twilight Zone."
        
    • by Bookworm :...
    • Orphans, ch 6
      orphans6 zip (11k) (M/f ff/dog)
      Since that morning a month or so back when she sneaked in to our bed. Keeping a cock out of Samantha's mouth has proved difficult. She seems to want to practice on any erection she can find. If she can't find one she is more than willing to make one.
        
        

      Monday PM, March 13, 2000

        
    • by Curious Cat :...
    • A Big Black Dog, part 3
      abigdog3 zip (6k) (M/g, oral, beast)
      Dean could hardly believe his good fortune. The petite blonde Angie from the park was a natural at being a submissive dog slut. Not a word of complaint as his big, black Labrador had busted her cherry. Now, here she was tempting him against his better judgement.
        
    • by tony-n-friends :...
    • Cassie, part 4
      cassie4 zip (7k) (M/f, father/daughter, M/F and a little bit of beast....)
      He dropped his pants quickly and strode over to the bed. "No daddy" Cassie whimpered as she realized what he was about it do. "Oh fuck yes, baby, now you take your real daddy". Bill watched as Cassies daddy grabbed her body off the bed and bent her over the chair. Her ass was still very red and he watched himself in the mirror as he thrust into her already cum filled cunt. His hands went to her thin little hips and he began to fuck her wet cunt, fuck her like she was a real slut, a porno movie star. She had to grab onto the chair to keep herself up right, to keep herself from falling onto the floor. Her dad was so hard and was fucking her so fast that she knew he would not last. Cassie's daddy began to grunt and slam into her harder and harder, watching the obscene picture in the mirror. Watching himself fuck his little 10 year old daughter, fucking the cunt that he had just given away to another man for his pleasure. He began to shoot then, big thick ropes of cum, shooting into her little cunt, joining the cum already there. Cassie was one full little cum slut.    Bill and Cassie's daddy could not wait for the next movie day...
        
    • by A. E. Whiting :...
    • Taking Danni For A Ride, ch 5
      danni5 zip (9k) (M/F/f pedo)
      I'm back and Danni is ready for some new adventures!
        
    • by Dick :...
    • Debra Succumbs, part 1
      debra1 zip (15k) (bro/sis inc m/f)
      I guess the room smelled of sex. Debra had been very horny that evening. Bill came into her room and they talked softly. There was something about Tracy, his girlfriend, and some other guy. She was still wearing barely nothing as the negligee did little to hide the fact she was naked underneath. Bill was very close to Debra and I couldn’t hear everything they said. He placed his right hand on her neck, touching her softly there as they talked. Then I watched as his hand drifted down her back. He pulled her closer. She tried to push him away. His left hand moved down to the area between her legs, searching and finding her mons.
        
    • by Young Fox :...
    • Jesse
      jesse zip (20k) (M/f incest)
      Jesse Hightower was at wit's end trying to figure out how to make his baby daughter quit crying, finally he put his penis in her mouth as a substitute nipple and when his cum bathed her mouth, the child quietened and slept. Suspecting there might be some narcotic substance in his spend he repaired to his lab, beat off into a petri dish, and drank his sperm down. He found his semen's taste and smell compelling and intriguing. He set to work on synthesizing it soon enough was marketing millions of tons of chemically equivalent cum to the world. People gave up cigarettes and whiskey and took to sucking "Jessies", plasticized cocks identical in shape, coloration and texture to his own penis. In time, the word "Jesse" replaced all the other euphemisms for male genitalia. He became the modern day equivalent of Thomas Crapper or John Thomas.
        
    • by Lincoln Lee :...
    • My Brother and I
      mybrothe zip (6k) (m/f bro/sis incest)
      Jeanna Fisk had just slipped her panties off and gave herself a quick look in the mirror. Eventhough she was one nervous twelve year old, her little pussy was very wet and ready for what was about to happen next. She pulled back the covers and got into the big bed. For over a month now, she looked forward to this day. It seemed like it would never get here, but finally it had arrived.
        
    • by YJ :...
    • Hari Mendung
      harimend zip (8k) (written in Malaysian)(m/F inc)
      In Malay... a typical malay story between a young kid and his mother.
        
        

      Sunday PM, March 12, 2000

        
    • by Curious Cat :...
    • A Big Black Dog, part 2
      abigdog2 zip (6k) (M/g, oral, beast)
      Now it was Angie’s turn to have a big, black dog fill her small cavity with his long, red, slippery canine cock, taking her cherry at the same time as Dean stroked his own cock.
        
    • by lolitot :...
    • Cookies an' Milk an' Brownies!
      cookiesn zip (9k) (g/g/g/M/M)
      I betcha I had more fun than you did yesterday! Nu Sung an' Mr. Deacon an' me all went over'ta Beccy an' uncle Paul's! Want me t' tell ya 'bout it? (gigglegiggle!)
        
    • by Typoman :...
    • Dominating Larry
      dominati zip (19k) (F/m, voy, femdom/humil, light bd/sm, oral, anal)
      My brother Jerry had always been a real lady's man. When he went to Colorado State University in 1969, he left broken hearts all over Arizona where we lived.      Jerry is eight years older than I and was my childhood idol. I tried to emulate the smooth way he handled the babes. Unfortunately, I didn't have the knack like he did. Whenever Jerry would come home for spring break, his old girlfriends would start calling one our house looking for him, one right after the other. They just couldn't get enough of Jerry. He had at least five girls on the string. Whether they knew about each other, I never found out.
        
    • by Anna :...
    • Lili, ch 1
      lili1 zip (5k) (MM/ff, nc, incest)
      Jesse's eyes were filled with tears now. Lili wanted to say, "Sssh. If you're think you're humiliated, consider me." But she just did what she had to do.
        
    • by Young Fox :...
    • Ten Tails
      tentails zip (57k) (short stories)
      These are ten stories, unrelated. The themes are juvenile sexuality with some elements of violence and depravity involved. So be warned. Very few of the female characters are adult. The titles: Deborah the Child Slut, Karen Runs Away, The Abomination, Bachelor Party, Deuce Deuce Five, Rena the Runaway, The Abduction, The Schmenge Brothers, and Buttocks. CAUTION: THE STORY CALLED "The Abduction" IS REALLY SICK, IT MAKES ME WANT TO PUKE UP. Enjoy, your comments and feedback are appreciated--ps I put a couple more in the soup as lagniappe!
        
    • by mkarl :...
    • R.A.P.E. against Psylocke
      psylocke zip (9k) (F/alien, NC. voyeur, preg, super-hero parady)
      She barely had time to mouth a startled yelp when several of the beast's tentacles were taking her under his fearsome control. One longer, thinner cock tentacle had wrapped quickly around her neck, choking off the bitch's air supply. Another long, powerful tentacle had wrapped around her forehead to force-tilt her head back so that a third could force itself between her lips and begin to orally violate the hapless slut to stiffle her frantic screams for help.
        
        

      Saturday PM, March 11, 2000

        
    • by Glasgow Housewife :...
    • Don't do that, son, Mummy's here
      dontdo zip (6k) (mother/young son masturbation, chastity devices, testicle pressing)
      Monica works with a group of eighteen mothers who became concerned about their young sons' masturbation. She teaches them how to achieve a "zero masturbation" regime with a chastity device and regular stroking with the maternal hand between the filial thighs, while the maternal clothes are strewn around the filial bedroom floor - except the maternal shorts or briefs, which cover the main attraction. The device draws blood and the punishment for masturbation testicular, but Monica says it works.
        
    • by Silvio Stoker :...
    • Hunter and Lily
      hunter zip (16k) (Mf, ff; inc; very rough, extreme caution)
      "Don't, sis... d-don't... sis... you... I could get you pregnant..." "Ohhh... n-no... you c-can't... you're in my butt, Ben..." On a warm St. Patrick's Day, Lauren (14 y.o.), after being corrupted by her stepsister Hunter (13 y.o.), who fucks her brother while their parents are on their honeymoon, meets the girl of her dreams...
        
    • by Silk :...
    • Nieces Galore, part 5
      nieces5 zip (9k) (M/ff uncle/nieces oral inc)
      Ed relaxes in his den and plays a video of two young girls getting fucked by their uncle. Little does he know his nieces Lisa (16) and her sister Beth (14) are watching him and the video from the shadows.     No prizes what happens when he finds out....
        
    • by Daddy D. I. :...
    • Tandi's Basic Training, part 6
      tandi6 zip (14k) (M/ff, dad/daug/friend, inc, exhibition, threesome, group sex, D/s)
      A continuation of part 4, where Daddy takes Tandi to the Father's Club after a day of shopping, and they become the evening's entertainment.
        
    • by Jaz1701 :...
    • Rape Betrayal #3: A Wife Betrayed
      rape3 zip (8k) (M/F/f)
      "Hey John, I am getting an early parole. I'll be out in two weeks! Can I stay with you?"     With that one phone conversation John knew that his life was about to change. Again. He had not heard the voice on the phone for over five years now. A lifetime for both of them. Ronald had been convicted of the brutal rape and abduction of a prominent Senator's daughter. What idiot would be stupid enough to let him out after only 5 years?
        
    • by The Madhatter :...
    • Ganz in Familie
      ganzfam zip (54k) (übersetzt von Mysterya)
      Trish betrat leise das Haus, denn sie wollte niemanden aufwecken. Es war zwei Uhr früh und sie war gerade von einer Party bei Freunden zurückgekommen. Sie öffnete leise ihre Zimmertür und schloß sie bis auf einen schmalen Spalt, ehe sie das Licht einschaltete. Ihre Großeltern waren im gegenüberliegenden Zimmer, nur der Flur war dazwischen und sie wollte sie nicht stören.
      german
        
    • by Gohn :...
    • Lina och hennes vänner
      linaoch zip (17k) (M/f)
      Gösta 54 tänder på en kvinna ca. 10-15 år yngre än honom själv. Men det slutar med att han får en traff med, hennes dotter!
      sweden
        

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  • The Mariner: [catches a big fish] Happy now ?

    Enola: [sings] You don't like my singing, do you ? Helen says you don't like my singing cuz you can't sing.

    The Mariner: Ya ever try and listen ?

    Enola: To what ?

    The Mariner: The sound of the world.

    Enola: I don't hear anything.

    The Mariner: That's because you're too loud and you're moving around all the time. Try sitting still. Eyeball ?

    Enola: [to Helen] I wish I had feet like his, then maybe I could swim.

    The Mariner: I never met a person who couldn't swim before.

    Enola: I can't. People said I was weird.

    The Mariner: Maybe they were right.

    Enola: Maybe they were right about you, too.



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    Helen: Enola wanted to give you this [hands him a drawing on paper], and this [hands a crayon.] She won't take it again.

    The Mariner: You don't look much like her.

    Helen: Well, I'm not her mother, if that's what you're asking.

    The Mariner: You act like it. What are those marks on her back ?

    Helen: Nothing, they're just fanciful things.

    The Mariner: Is it what she draws ?

    Helen: She draws what she sees, she's like a mirror. People on the Atoll thought she was a...

    The Mariner: Freak ?

    Helen: Uh-huh. Ya, I just thought she was special.

    The Mariner: I'm not giving it to her [hands crayon back], it's just....

    Helen: A loan ?

    The Mariner: Ya, I'm not giving it to her.



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            Enola: You shouldn't be doing that, you're gonna get in trouble.

            Trader: Ha, that's right. I'm afraid. You got your pet freak coming to rescue you.

            Enola: He's not a freak, and he can take you anytime. He's killed dozens of people. He doesn't have any mercy or anything. He even kills little girls.

            Trader: Haven't we all.

            Enola: Gettin' nervous, aren't you ?

            Trader: I don't get nervous.

            Enola: Your face is all red. Helen said, anyone with a face that red has either had too much sun or too much to drink.

            Trader: Alright, that's it...I'm gonna burn your face off.

            Smoker: What's up ?

            Trader: We're just talking about her friend.

            Smoker: What's his name ?

            Enola: He doesn't have a name so death can't find him. He doesn't have a home or people to care for. He's not afraid of anything, men least of all. He's fast and strong like a big wind. He can hear a hundred miles, and see a hundred miles underwater. He doesn't care about anyone. He can hide in the shadow of the noon sun. He could be right behind you and you won't even know until you're dead !

            Trader: Give it a rest...

            Enola: He'll come for me, he will.

            Trader: Hmmm....well I hope he does.

            Enola: Remember, you said that.



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    Waterworld: Enola,

    (this video, "Waterworld", starring Tina Majorino (Enola), Jeanne Tripplehorn (Helen), Dennis Hopper (Deacon) and Kevin Costner (The Mariner) available at amazon.com)




  • Joke of the Day....

      A woman was very distraught at the fact that she had not had a date or any sex in quite sometime. She was afraid she might have something wrong with her, so she decided to employ the medical expertise of a sex therapist.

      Her doctor recommended that she go see Dr. Chang, the well known Chinese sex therapist. So she went to see him.

      Upon entering the examination room, Dr. Chang said, "OK, take off all you crose." The woman did as she was told.

      Now, get down and craw reery reery fass to odder side of room." Again, the woman did as she was instructed.

      Dr. Chang then said, "OK, now craw reery reery fass back to me." So she did. Dr.Chang slowly shook his head and said, "Your probrem vewy bad, you haf Ed Zachary Disease, worse case I ever see, dat why you not haf sex or dates."

      Confused, the woman asked, "Oh my God, Dr. Chang, what is Ed Zachary Disease?"

      Dr. Chang looked the woman in the eyes and replied,

      "Ed Zachary disease is when your face rook Ed Zachary rike your ass."




    Internet decency commission has no money
    By The Associated Press
    Special to CNET News.com
    March 10, 2000, 9:25 a.m. PT

      WASHINGTON--At its first and only meeting so far, a new government panel that must tell
      Congress before the year's end about ways to keep Internet smut away from children found
      itself homeless and penniless.
      
      Established under the Child Online Protection Act, the 16-member Internet decency 
      commission quickly realized it has no funding and no federal agency to serve as its 
      host. Similar panels in Washington enjoy  budgets in excess of $1 million, roughly 
      the cost of a single Tomahawk cruise missile.
      
      This panel--whose members include executives from America Online, Yahoo, Network Solutions 
      and other top Internet companies, as well as educators and activists--is charged with 
      evaluating high-tech tools and other methods to keep online pornography away from children.
      
      But the failure by Congress to provide the commission with any money or resources raises 
      fundamental doubts about Washington's commitment to a problem that families are seriously 
      worried about.
      
      "Everyone agrees there is material on the Internet that's not appropriate for minors," 
      said John LoGalbo of PSINet. The company's founder, William L. Schrader, is on the 
      commission.
      
      In one survey last spring, more than 75 percent of parents nationwide said they were 
      concerned their children might view sexually explicit images on the Internet. That 
      study by the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center questioned 
      1,102 parents with home computers.
      
      The money problems so dominated the commission's inaugural meeting earlier this week 
      that most of its time was spent wondering "how it was that we could do what we were 
      charged to do since we were not provided with any funding to do it," said C. James 
      Schmidt, a panel member and chief information officer at San Jose State University. 
      "It's a knotty problem."
      
      Lawmakers originally ordered the Commerce Department to provide staff and resources 
      under a clause in the otherwise contested 1998 law, which required commercial Web 
      sites to verify an adult's age before showing photographs or other material "harmful 
      to minors." Violators faced up to six months in prison and  $50,000 in fines.
      
      A federal judge later struck down those provisions as unconstitutional, and the case 
      is on appeal. The judge's ruling did not affect the panel, whose creation never was 
      contested. 
      
      But lawmakers failed to appoint anyone to the commission until last October, just two 
      days before the commission was due to go out of business. And when Congress reauthorized 
      the group for another 12 months and set a new deadline of Nov. 30 for its findings, it 
      neglected to order Commerce to fund it.
      
      A Commerce spokesman, Art Brodsky, said the agency agreed to allow the group to meet 
      this week at its downtown offices "out of the goodness of following congressional 
      intent and getting the process started."
      
      But he added: "We don't have any money in our budget for this."
      
      The commission, which expects to weigh different technologies against traditional 
      methods such as parental supervision, has decided to ask Congress directly for money, 
      even though some members represent companies worth billions of dollars.
      
      The group believes accepting contributions, from outsiders or its own members, "would 
      make whatever product came out suspect," Schmidt said.
      
      The panel will consider filtering software, which blocks Web sites deemed inappropriate 
      for children, as well as services from new Internet providers that allow access only to 
      approved sites. Many of its members appear to oppose mandated, legislative solutions.
      
      "We never underestimate the robustness and responsiveness of the market," LoGalbo said. 
      "Anything that can be done to allow the marketplace to work its magic is something we 
      support." 
      
      













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