Python Script that Impersonates Emails

Laura Creighton lac at
Wed Jan 8 20:16:39 CET 2003

> Hi,
> This is somewhat of an odd question.  I came across a script ages ago,
> written in python, that reads usenet groups, "learns" to impersonate how
> people post, and then posts a pretty convincing email to the usenet
> group.  I totally forget what it was called, and am having no luck
> finding it on google.  Any one out there know what I am talking about?
> Thanks,
> Michael
> -- 

You are looking for markov chains.  (And the original Mark V Shaney was
not written in Python).

Laura Creighton

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