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Re: [vox] Spamming the spammers



Hmm... a little extension to the idea:

Grab all the spammers' addresses and sell 'em off to other spammers...

-Mark :P

On Wed, 30 Jan 2002, Rod Roark wrote:

> As I was about to spamcop a UCE from an otherwise legitimate sounding
> business, a thought came to me.
>
> Instead of spending all this effort just to throw spam away, why not
> respond to it with my own spam?
>
> After all, it's not spam if you're just responding to their message... and
> it's reasonable to think that spammers are also consumers.  The amusement
> factor alone might make them inclined to buy.
>
> So I proceeded to reply with an advertisement.  I wonder how much old spam
> I still have saved away....  :-)
>
> -- Rod
>    http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
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Mark K. Kim
http://www.cbreak.org/mark/
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