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Something odd is happening on one of my email accounts (basically unrelated to this site). In investigating a missing email I noticed that besides having failed to receive the mail in question, I also am receiving a suspiciously minute amount of spam through this account, which has no spam filter, and has historically collected hundreds of unwanted messages a day. Now obviously I don't *miss* the spam, per se, but I was concerned enough at the prospect that I'm losing messages to call my ISP to investigate. So far the cause of this situation has not been determined, but in the meantime I find the fact that I called my ISP to complain, in effect, that I was not receiving enough spam pretty darned amusing.

Spam Links! Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez.
Play: Defender. Thanks Jason.
Science: Greenhouse clue to water on Mars.
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NES Influenced Wedding Cakes, Favors, and Themes.
Media: Dear Santa. Thanks Enahs.

16. Re: A smile for you ... Dec 21, 2007, 12:21 Warhawk
Although some of those had me wondering if they were staged.

Some were definitely faked. Monitor isn't even hooked up to anything when they pick it up and throw it, etc.

Now these points of data make a beautiful line
And were out of beta, were releasing on time
So Im GLaD I got burned, think of all the things we learned
For the people who are still alive

Have I lied to you? I mean, in this room? Trust me, leave that thing alone. - GLaDOS

Did IQs just drop sharply while I was away? - Ripley
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    Date Subject Author
  1. Dec 21, 10:51 No more spam here too. Jules
  2. Dec 21, 11:02  Re: No more spam here too. Bucky
  4. Dec 21, 11:14   Re: No more spam here too. Retired
  7. Dec 21, 11:26    Re: No more spam here too. Bucky
  5. Dec 21, 11:16   Re: No more spam here too. Warhawk
  6. Dec 21, 11:19   Re: No more spam here too. Jules
  8. Dec 21, 11:30    Re: No more spam here too. banddirector
  14. Dec 21, 12:16     Re: No more spam here too. kanniballl
  18. Dec 21, 12:43    Re: No more spam here too. Acleacius
  3. Dec 21, 11:04  "Click" sound from LCD Monitor kanniballl
  11. Dec 21, 12:00   Re: skyguy
  21. Dec 21, 13:24    Re: Jim
  9. Dec 21, 11:42 A smile for you ... banddirector
  12. Dec 21, 12:01  Re: A smile for you ... Capella
  13. Dec 21, 12:16   Re: A smile for you ... nin
>> 16. Dec 21, 12:21   Re: A smile for you ... Warhawk
  10. Dec 21, 11:51 Flu shot... Cutter
  15. Dec 21, 12:19  Re: Flu shot... kanniballl
  17. Dec 21, 12:34   Re: Flu shot... Warhawk
  19. Dec 21, 12:53    Re: Flu shot... Acleacius
  20. Dec 21, 13:05     Re: Flu shot... Warhawk
  23. Dec 21, 14:09      A nice little gift Warhawk
  24. Dec 21, 15:37       Re: A nice little gift Retired
  25. Dec 21, 17:50       Re: A nice little gift Cutter
  26. Dec 21, 17:56        Re: A nice little gift Warhawk
  22. Dec 21, 13:30 No subject Retired
  27. Dec 21, 19:02 Xmas Lights! Cutter
  28. Dec 21, 20:14 Re: Compy Question Dan =0)
  29. Dec 21, 22:36  Re: Compy Question Dan =0)
  30. Dec 22, 09:34   Defender DG


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