META: Spammers (was Fwd: Your Opinion in extropy)

From: Chris Russo (
Date: Wed Feb 07 2001 - 12:25:31 MST

The email below arrived in my in box. I would like to politely
request that no one support these spammers by giving them usable
traffic statistics or content.

Besides that, I'll be complaining to them and their ISP. It looks
like their ISP is, so if you'd like to send a complaint as
well, send it to Make sure to include all of the
headers from the original message.


Chris Russo

>From: Editor <>
>Subject: Your Opinion in extropy
>Date: Wed, 7 Feb 2001 20:43:57 +0200
>Dear Chris Russo ,
>Your opinions in the forum of the extropy online site caught my attention.
>As associate editor of im-ur, I have been scouring the forums of online
>sites for intelligent and active contributors like you.
>I would like to invite you to express your comments and opinions at im-ur,
>a site that is quickly on its way to becoming "The Daily Newspaper of the
>im-ur has revolutionized the concept of the media on the web by creating
> a newspaper that is written by its users. The New York Times wrote,
>"Few challenge the status quo as much as"
>im-ur represents the ultimate in freedom of speech and democracy.
>What you write appears immediately in the pages of im-ur, as soon as you
>post it.
> The readers decide the hierarchy of articles contributed; the more an
> article is read, the closer it gets to the front page. It's that simple.
>Incidentally, we are giving away $500 every month to the person whose
>article attracts the most readers.
>We look forward to your contribution.
>Sincerely yours,
>Troy Turner
>Associate Editor, IM-UR

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