NNTP-Posting-Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2003 13:54:24 -0600
From: "Arthur Jernberg"
Subject: Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2003 14:54:24 -0500
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WHOA!! The plethora of replies is worse than the Spam on my E-mail. Duh!!
To bad the thread no longer addresses the real situation rather than folk
going off into right or left field on a unrelated tangent. Originally it was
asked how to get rid of the unwanted Spam from any posters, then the ones
from the far east were mentioned. Now the ACLU wants to join in. Duh!! <
> Just give me a FREE GOOD SPAM Filter that actually works. I don't care if
it is from Africa, Scandinavia, China, Taiwan, USA, Mexico, or the flippin
> I'm tired of having to look into my kid's e-mail to make sure some trash
there is not trying to introduce them into the word of undesirable
characters. Nor do I enjoy having half nude pix popping up in my folders
from the Far East Bronx, East LA, or from the preconscious kids next door!!
I'm not prescribing legislation to limit the materials posted on the net but
give us a chance to block it, this material arrives at our address free from
the posters, why then de we have to pay to stop it???
"PCS Electronics" wrote in
> Now that's a great idea.... NOT!
> Discrimination and prejudice has many different seemingly innocent faces.
> "Jim Thompson" wrote in message
> > In a fit of pique after an enormous Spam locked up my machine I have
> > set up rules at the head-end of my son's mail server system that
> > refuses E-mails from Korea, China or Taiwan.
> > If more ISP's did the same most Spam would stop.
> > ...Jim Thompson
> > --
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> > | Analog Innovations, Inc. | et |
> > | Analog/Mixed-Signal ASIC's and Discrete Systems | manus |
> > | Phoenix, Arizona Voice:(480)460-2350 | |
> > | Jim-T@analog_innovations.com Fax:(480)460-2142 | Brass Rat |
> > | http://www.analog-innovations.com | 1962 |
> > For proper E-mail replies SWAP "-" and "_"
> > I love to cook with wine. Sometimes I even put it in the food.