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Roger

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05-20-2016 01:56 AM

I’m sure a lot of you have seen the spam from ciara whatever…. I just got through deleting about 6 different “Re: profile” spam from this ciara person. Delete, Delete, Delete

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com


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Jerry

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#1 posted 05-20-2016 05:50 AM

Aye! All spammers must be deleted with extreme prejudice!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://geraldlhunsucker.com/

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YorkshireStewart

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#2 posted 05-20-2016 08:53 AM

Damn! I thought it was just me she had “important reasons to request your interest for a Serious Relationship” 8-)

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business. http://www.folksy.com/shops/TreeGems

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distrbd

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#3 posted 05-20-2016 09:10 AM

I haven’t been sent any of these spams yet, Joe Lyddon started a thread about a different lady of the night who is proposing LJ members here.
Thanks for the heads up Roger.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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tyvekboy

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#4 posted 05-20-2016 10:16 AM

I went to her LJ homepage and BLOCKED her.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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CharlesA

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#5 posted 05-20-2016 10:31 AM

You received new private message. DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL
To view the message, or to send a reply, visit:

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From: ciarax11
Subject: ciarasands1@outlook.com
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Hello my dear,
How are you doing today? i hope my message find you in good health over there, please my dear i saw your profile today and i became interested, my name is miss Ciara Sands. I wish to have you as a friend, if you care. I have an important reasons to request your interest for a Serious Relationship, i will be happy if you can contact me directly to this my private email address(ciarasands1@outlook.com), so that i can easily explain to you more about me and also send you my picture because I have something very Important to tell you.

Your New Friend
Miss Ciara.

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-- "Man is the only animal which devours his own, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor." ~Thomas Jefferson

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#6 posted 05-20-2016 11:40 AM

I too was included in the Spam email and got many “Re: profile” emails . I never click on anything from anyone that I don’t know. You got it Roger..Delete Delete Deleted.

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Porchfish

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#7 posted 05-20-2016 12:26 PM

Delete any requests from strange folks offering even stranger contacts…..can’t be too careful !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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duckmilk

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#8 posted 05-20-2016 12:29 PM

I got 3 of them, question is, do I block the sender and send it to the junk folder, or would that block all LJ messages.

Tyvek, where did you find her homepage?

-- "Duck and Bob would be out doin some farming with funny hats on." chrisstef

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#9 posted 05-20-2016 12:46 PM

How to block this spam

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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JayT

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#10 posted 05-20-2016 12:48 PM



I got 3 of them, question is, do I block the sender and send it to the junk folder, or would that block all LJ messages.

- duckmilk

That would block all LJ messages. The spammer has been flagged enough that I’m sure Cricket is on top of getting them stopped.

-- "Good judgement is the result of experience. A lot of experience is the result of poor judgement."

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JoeinGa

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#11 posted 05-20-2016 01:57 PM

You guys are missing out on the chance of a LIFETIME, looking at her profile, I see she lives in Pikine. So I did a bit of Googling and I think THIS is her house.
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I’m telling ya, one of you better swoop this gal off her feet…. no telling how many SHEEP you’d get as dowery !
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-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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andy_P

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#12 posted 05-20-2016 03:41 PM

You mean she isn’t really interested in seeing my tool shed? Darn!!! And I just finished cleaning up all the sawdust.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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littlecope

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#13 posted 05-20-2016 07:47 PM

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Grumpymike

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#14 posted 05-20-2016 09:16 PM

Hey Woodshaver Thanks for the tip on how to block …

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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Jim Jakosh

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#15 posted 05-20-2016 09:56 PM

Roger, she got me too. I fired off a note to Cricket right away.

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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