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>Date 05/02/2016


-Blocked Threats: 35
-Updated Threats: –
-IP Added Record: 68K+


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Spam-Bam Thank You Ma'am (February 2016)

Ah, the sweet flavor of success! 

Apparently, my little blog has become so well-known that now I am getting death threats from spammers. 

Reading the following email, I don’t know whether to laugh my ass off or to immediately set up a Go Fund Me campaign (click twice on the email to enlarge it): 321 more words

That's Life

Blog Spam

Live and learn…that is my motto. I started receiving what I thought were comments about my blogs. There were just a few at first and I approved and posted them. 262 more words


Scamming the spammers

One of my coworkers shared this TED talk which is so funny I want to share it as well. James Veitch, a British comedian-director-writer-producer, decided to reply to a spam email one day and his talk is about the resulting correspondence.


Wrath of the Gil Sellers

Dear Awesome FFXIV Developers,

I truly love your game but there are folks out there ruining the experience at the moment. Yes, I speaketh of the deaded gil sellers. 91 more words


Spamming the Spammers

A junk email offering me a “job” recently got through my spam filter. I really wanted to send this in response, but was too scared about getting my identity stolen to do so. 415 more words


The importance of being generous

Regular visitors to this blog will recall me bewailing the selfishness of some posters on Twitter. Examples are messages asking for likes for their Facebook pages, with no intention of reciprocation, and asking for reviews of their books, again with no intention of returning the favour. 118 more words