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Each month we highlight an Internet, USENET Special Interest Group (SIG), or similar mailing list(s) or Website(s).

Randy Cassingham's Spam Primer

Detail image from the painting "The Scream" by  Edward Munch, 1983

What's all this in my mailbox?!

This month's link is The Spam Primer. Just point your browser to and you will find up-to-date information on fighting Spam. Randy Cassingham is, as stated on this Website, "the author and publisher of This is True, a weekly newspaper column reporting on bizarre-but-true news stories. To regularly receive True by e-mail for no charge, see Randy's web site. Also see True's sister publication, HeroicStories."

Randy says, "Please pass the URL for this site to others you think could benefit from the information here. The more people that truly understand spam, the harder it will make things for spammers. For a copy of this article that you can send to others, send a blank e-mail to a special e-mail autoresponder: All other use requires specific permission; contact the author."