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RE: "I'm protecting myself from receiving junk mail"

I too got one sent direct to me. I have no plan to respond. 

Gord, perhaps, can just suspend the offending email address? 

Eric Neilsen Photography
4101 Commerce Street
Suite 9
Dallas, TX 75226

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Knoppow [mailto:dickburk@ix.netcom.com]
> Sent: Friday, August 25, 2006 9:55 PM
> To: alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca
> Subject: Re: "I'm protecting myself from receiving junk mail"
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Judy Seigel" <jseigel@panix.com>
> To: <alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca>
> Sent: Friday, August 25, 2006 11:15 AM
> Subject: "I'm protecting myself from receiving junk mail"
> >
> > Today I receved a 17 K message including 6 or 8 "gif"
> > files, whatever they
>    O.K., I just got a similar message. It was sent by the
> Spamarrest site, which appears to be legitimate. It is
> responding to a message I sent to this list rather than to
> the subscriber to the spam blocker. The GIF images are their
> trade marks, etc, all sent HTML, generally a no-no for
> e-mail. I am not responding to it because I sent no message
> to this person. I think it is a bug in the Spamarrest's
> software. Perhaps it is responding to the same thing that
> blocks my own messages as returned by the list. The
> interesting thing is that it was sent directly to me and not
> forwarded by the list. I can now understand why you were
> annoyed by this and appologize for taking you to task.
> However, I doubt if the spam blocker service subscriber,
> whoever he is, knows its doing this. Heigh-Ho, locking out
> the bad guys also locks out your friends.
> ---
> Richard Knoppow
> Los Angeles, CA, USA
> dickburk@ix.netcom.com