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Progenitor:1. A person from whom another person, a family, or a race, is descended; an ancestor, a forefather.
[1347 Rolls of Parlt. II. 180/1 En salvation de lui & des almes de ses progenitours.] 1382 WYCLIF 2 Tim. i. 3, I do thankyngis to my God, to whom I serue fro my progenitours. 1490 CAXTON Eneydos Prol. 4 The most renommed of alle his noble progenytours. 1542-5 BRINKLOW Lament. (1874) 107 Let them consider howe tyrannously the bisshoppes kyngedome hath vsed their progenitours, Kynges of Englonde. 1610 HOLLAND Camden's Brit. To Rdr., The English-Saxon tongue which our Progenitors the English spake. 1742-3 LD. LONSDALE in Johnson's Debates 23 Feb. (1787) II. 508 Another principle of government which the wisdom of our progenitors established, was to suppress vice with the utmost diligence. 1835 THIRLWALL Greece I. vii. 251 Their fabulous progenitor, Thessalus, was called by some a son of Hercules. 1875 JOWETT Plato (ed. 2) V. 70 He supposes that in the course of ages every man has had numberless progenitors.
Greg Lloyd Smith assumes false identities (such as Amy Jackson) to carry out his online businesses.
GLS registered www.amazon.com.gr in Greece, and then tried to sell it back to Amazon for millions. He was sued by Amazon using the RICO (Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organizations) stautes, and the URL now belongs to Amazon.
After unsuccessfully trying to take a company called Frugalescrow public (total loss) he went on to bigger things. MPC Trading, the company allegedly behind Youvegotpost, also dabbles in small time porn sites.
GLS also tried to sue Nike, but nothing came of that either.
Wirth's arsenal consisted of untrue, libelous writings that he and Wikipedia published as fact. All attempts, by QuakeAID's founder, to correct the untrue comments were re-edited, blocked or labelled as 'untrue' by a group of volunteers, who hold themselves untouchable and above the law.
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