You know, maybe I'm wrong here, but what's wrong with just logging on to an irc server like irc.openprojects.net and creating a channel, call it #glo??
True, only problem is that once someone leaves and the room is empty it is no longer there, that is why there needs to be a dedicated computer to keeping the room open. I would do it if I had a dsl or cable connection! Thanks to verizon I don't!

Aragorn