How to keep an executive busy for hours - SPAM hypothesis<OT>

Subject: How to keep an executive busy for hours - SPAM hypothesis<OT>
From: "Carey Jennifer (Cry)" <jennifer -dot- carey -at- cdi -dot- cerberus -dot- ch>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2002 11:05:25 +0100

Hi all,

This is a message to all of you who played the "how to keep an idiot busy
for hours" game like I did. I remember a response from one of the list
members saying "expect SPAM".

So, my question is: did this prediction come true for you? Because it sure
did for me. Within 48 hours I started receiving "one time only"
advertisments,( read: you can't do anything about this) many of them sexual
in nature, at my workplace.

I want to get to the root of this problem by tracking down the company that
got my address in the first place. If those of you who played the game have
received spam from the list below (not complete, but only what I haven't
deleted from my trash bin) please let me know either way. If I find out that
nobody else is getting them, then I will have to just give up and set a ton
of filters.

Here's the list (brief though it may be):

artour [bluestar -at- production710 -dot- fslife -dot- co -dot- uk] YOU CAN MAKE A LOT OF MONEY
nostalgia8051b38 -at- hotmail -dot- com Nostalgia Games CD 1
TyraV2475c02 -at- aol -dot- com Seen On Tv Plan Lets
You tap Into Explosive Internet Growth


PC Magazine gives RoboHelp Office 2002 five stars - a perfect score!
"The ultimate developer's tool for designing help systems. A product
no professional help designer should be without." Check out RoboHelp at
You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as: archive -at- raycomm -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.


Previous by Author: RE: Occupational hazard - carpal tunnel
Next by Author: RE: More on Validating documentation
Previous by Thread: Fw: The repeated/quoted text in your message
Next by Thread: ADMIN: Re: How to keep an executive busy for hours - SPAM hypothesis<OT>

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads