Yahoo Wielding a Big Stick with C Block Bans

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11 sites suddenly disappeared....
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This post in the above threadlink got me thinking about all the threads i've come across in recent weeks/months on Y! bannings. Seems there might be some truth in DaveN's thoughts on IP bans.

I thought it might be helpful to list a few of the more prominent threads in one place as they're spread fairly widely:

You'll notice that the above threads all bear the hallmarks of a class C filter. I've no doubt missed dozens of others, feel free to add them as comments...

A Possible Solution for Distraught Site Owners
This was posted by a Y! rep at SEW:
How to Get a Site That's Banned REVIEWED by Yahoo

Would it be too much to ask to have a Y! rep make a comment on this here or anywhere where webmasters can see it?