Internet domain names

Not sure which forum this goes in, so I put it here.

How long until commercial domain names start getting annoyingly wacky? Since common names like,, and were all snatched up years ago, online merchants are resorting to making up names like

Are the powers that be going to offer any fixes to save us from the inevitable New top-level domains don’t seem to work, since (in the eyes of netizens) .tv and .info have a chintzy, throwaway feel compared to the lush, old-fashioned .com.

I suppose something like http://finance// could work, but I don’t know how it could be implemented.