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    wishes you happiness JennaGlatzer's Avatar
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    9,694 (Blake Moody)

    A long time ago, I reviewed an audio series called Everything You Need to Know to Become a Best Selling Author by Scott Jeffrey and Dr. X. It was a very good series-- which is unfortunate, because as of yesterday, they've begun a massive spam e-mail campaign. See this thread:

    Just say "no" to spammers. And report them.
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    'Twas but a dream of thee El Jefe MacAllister's Avatar
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    Out on a limb
    No good deed goes unpunished...

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    still crazy after all these years Good Word's Avatar
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    I got about 7 spamails from them yesterday or the day before.

    <shakes head>

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    The late, the great XThe NavigatorX mdin's Avatar
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    There appears to be a connection with these guys too:

    An agency I know nothing about. The domain for trademarkspublicity is hosted on a server that also holds Ambassador's email domain along with only a few other pages.

    My Art

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    practical experience, FTW Anonymisty's Avatar
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    I got three emails from them, yesterday. The "delete" key is a lovely thing.

    *rolls eyes*
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    Writers shouldn't necessarily be mentally healthy - ask anybody."
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    Touch and go robeiae's Avatar
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    The other thread needs to be merged here, I think. The author has made an appearance.
    Last edited by robeiae; 07-28-2006 at 07:39 PM.
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    Your Genial Uncle Absolute Sage James D. Macdonald's Avatar
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    Forward your spam to

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    Requiescat In Pace Requiescat In Pace
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    Moody spam

    I wrote them back and said, "I AM a New York Times bestselling author. Don't spam me again," then reported them.

    -Ann C. Crispin

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    Mostly Harmless SuperModerator CaoPaux's Avatar
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    Searches Bingo card for "Wasn't me/us, I swear! It was a(n) affiliate/intern/relative/rival/computer glitch...."

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    Dances With Hamsters SC Harrison's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by robeiae
    The other thread needs to be merged here, I think. The author has made an appearance.
    I wish I had a few zealous affiliates here. I tire of constantly recharging my cattle prod.
    If we knew that tonight we were going to go blind, we would take a longing, last real look at every blade of grass, every cloud formation, every speck of dust, every rainbow, raindrop—everything.

    Pema Chödrön

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    practical experience, FTW
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    Zealous affiliate?

    Hmmm. Wasn't "a few overzealous supporters" how Nixon described the Watergate burglars?

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    On a wing and a prayer aruna's Avatar
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    Well, the mystery has been solved, thanks to Fahim. Our names and addresses were gleaned frmo and apparently not at all from AW
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