[FoRK] Mysteries of our age

Ryan King ryan
Fri Aug 19 02:52:46 PDT 2005


On Aug 18, 2005, at 3:05 PM, Robert Harley wrote:

> OK, I figure spam makes economic sense if it costs you 0.01 dinars to
> send and you make 101d out of one sucker per 10000 recipients, but why
> is it worth anyone's effort to send me a stream of "Impression were
> revelation near him Evelyn parallelepiped. Sequestration did lemonade
> theirs Alamo demote. Polluted lacuna, you immutable decided are boasts
> theirs. Facets nostalgic they have been Nero. [...]" with no link, no
> address, no phone...???

I've always figured these were attempt to pollute spam filters  
('cause you'll mark it as spam, though it doesn't really have the  
same characteristics of spam). Just speculation, though.

Anyway, hello to everyone on the list. I'm new here. :D

-ryan

> Also, why is The Onion stil funny after all these years?
>
>     http://www.theonion.com/news/index.php?issue=4133&n=2
>
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