Re: Spam
Wed, 3 Feb 1999 20:03:25 EST

In a message dated 2/3/99 11:54:45 AM Central Standard Time, writes:

> Lessee.  Most people pay about $20 for a month of internet.  If they are

> subscribed to a few lists, and use the web, they will see about 3 spams
> a day in email, and download three or four ad banners with every page
> the look at on the web. Those 3 spams a day are less than one percent
> of the total bandwidth that such an average person receives, meaning
> that at the most, they cost him 20 cents a month. This is trivial.

Not in my experience.

Sometimes I get as many as several hundred spam(s) per hour.

It's really annoying.