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Subject:Re: porn ads From:"Metzger, Lucinda" <cmetzger -at- MAIL -dot- DUKANE -dot- COM> Date:Mon, 13 Oct 1997 12:30:55 -0500
Yes, ditto, ditto, ditto!!!
>From: Tony G. Rocco[SMTP:trocco -at- NAVIS -dot- COM]
>Sent: Monday, October 13, 1997 1:09 PM
>To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
>Subject: Re: porn ads
>Ditto for me, Rebecca. I get inundated with the same stuff at work and I
>NEVER surf adult web sites or post to newsgroups at work. I downloaded an
>app called Spam Blaster from Goo Software, but it doesn't work properly.
>I'd like to know how this happens and what to do about also.
>At 8:57 AM -0800 10/13/97, Rebecca Carr wrote:
>>I have a serious question.
>>Does anyone know who I can complain to regarding pornographic picture
>>advertisements coming to me on my email? It has happened several times
>>and I am getting really mad about it. I also am getting alot of JUNK
>>ads (on how to make a million in a week, chain letters, etc), but
>>I wonder is there is any agency monitoring this and investigating the
>>senders? The latest mail says that if I scroll down the message, I am
>>automatically signing on and attesting to my legal age. I called the
>>attorney general's office and someone is calling me back. I reported
>>them to my system administrators. Here at work, I mostly get laughs
>>but it's not funny to me. Usually, when I try to send a message back
>>telling them to stop sending me stuff, I get a message that the address
>>does not exist, or someone answers denying they know anything about it.
>>By, the way, this is AT WORK, not at home...so while it's slightly
>>related to this list, I'll understand if you reply to me off list.
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