Monthly Archives: June 2012

You can’t keep a good man down – or it appears that some spammers bounce.

Two days ago, we wrote of our misadventures with a Mr. Tarachaty¬†Pejual¬†who had demonstrated a remarkable ability to misinterpret our intentions. We believed that our parting email to him would be sufficient to silence him forever. Not so. We are … Continue reading

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Why should we have all the fun.

We were wondering the other day – do spammers get spam? It occured to us that they may not. After all most spammers cull their collections of email address by skimming web pages. Since our little pen pals only seem … Continue reading

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21st Century Schizoid man

We appropriate our title today from King Crimson. We heard from our dear friend Ban Ki Moon of the United Nations again the other day. It was almost synchronistic as the cat had just mentioned that it had been a … Continue reading

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Close Encounters with a Burnt Mind.

We have been engaged in a rather odd email conversation for the past few days with very strange and persistent opponent. We received the following email, which seemed to follow most ot the conventions of the typical “We have you … Continue reading

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I don’t think you are who you think you are.

We often wonder why it is that most of our wealthy pen pals come from Africa. We quite frequently see scenes of Africa on the television and aside from Hollywood’s lavish epics; the majority of the scenes we see lead … Continue reading

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