Finally had to plonk google gorups.

John Salerno johnjsal at
Thu Apr 17 04:58:49 CEST 2008

Grant Edwards wrote:
> This morning almost half of c.l.p was spam.  In order to try to
> not tar both the benign google group users and the malignant
> ones with the same brush, I've been trying to kill usenet spam
> with subject patterns.  But that's not a battle you can win, so
> I broke down and joined all the other people that just killfile
> everything posted via google.groups.
> AFAICT, if you're a google groups user your posts are not being
> seen by many/most experienced (read "non-google-group") users.
> This is mainly the fault of google who has refused to do
> anything to stem the flood of span that's being sent via Google
> Groups.

How exactly do you killfile an entire source like that? Is it possible 
with Thunderbird?

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