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strange ERROR message

I wanted to view Answer Coalition's website.
Instead I got a very strange message.
Instead of going to google for the correct url to Answer Coalition's website, I simply typed "answer.org" in the address bar.

Instead of a typical 404 error page coming up, a 2" x 5" window appeared in the middle of my screen. It read:

Error 403: Forbidden!

The server understood the request, but is refusing to fulfill it. Authorization will not help and the request SHOULD NOT be repeated.
What This Really Means 09.Aug.2006 12:45

Charlie Root

Someone's been working on the server and has given a directory the wrong access permissions.

good guess 09.Aug.2006 12:59


But the problem is actually that the site you want is:


Means Less Than Nothing 09.Aug.2006 13:02

don't need no "answer"!

if you had entered google search with "internationalanswer.org", the 403 error would never appear, but the homepage for International A.N.S.W.E.R. would.

Canned system error messages are inscruitable--a vague, brief expression is usually used to cover a variety of failures. They have all the mystery of oracular utterances--woo! woo!

Have fun!

. 10.Aug.2006 20:16