Why does this group have so much spam?

Andre Engels andreengels at gmail.com
Tue Sep 1 11:50:14 CEST 2009

On Sun, Aug 30, 2009 at 11:18 AM, David<71david at libero.it> wrote:
> Il Sat, 29 Aug 2009 17:18:46 -0700 (PDT), casebash ha scritto:
>> So much of it could be removed even by simple keyword filtering.
> I think there is only one final solution to the spam pestilence: a tiny tax
> on email and posts.
> Spammers send hundreds of thousands of emails/posts a day and a tax of
> 0.0001$ each does not harm normal users but discurages spammers. This tax
> should be applied when a message is routed by a ISP server, this saves
> mails/posts internal to a LAN.

What about mailing lists? There exist well-functioning mailing lists
with thousands of subscribers. Being a posting member of those will
significantly increase your internet bill under your proposal.

André Engels, andreengels at gmail.com

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