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The Hired Pens Plays ‘Rate the Spam’

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Who loves getting spam? Not me. But it’s inevitable that the occasional spam will slip through the filter, so why not have a little fun with it? In that spirit, let’s take a look at some actual spam I’ve received this month. I’ll give each an Awfulness Score between 1 and 10 (with 10 being the most awful). Contestant #1: … Read More

Has Spamming Hit a New All-Time Low?

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Because if that’s what the nice folks behind this piece were aiming for, they win. Setting a bait for unsuspecting people trying to find out if their friend just died — Bravo!