The removal of the groups alt.pets.parrots.misc and
alt.pets.parrots.marketplace. The other alt.pets.parrots.* groups have
some purpose, but the .misc and .marketplace groups serve almost no
Reasons for removal:
alt.pets.parrots.misc - rec.pets.birds is the catch all group for pet
birds - therefore alt.pets.parrots.misc serves no purpose and is
alt.pets.parrots.marketplace - low-key non-repetative for sale ads
have been generally welcome in rec.pets.birds.
alt.pets.parrots.marketplace is mostly not posted to nor read much and
is redundant at present. The main posters to this group are spammers.
Low-key non-repetative on-topic for sale ads can just as well go in
the other alt.pets.parrots.* groups and in rec.pets.birds.
The birdage nature of enlightenment: