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Forum topic by AandCstyle posted 10-11-2016 03:40 PM 761 views 0 times favorited 28 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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AandCstyle

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10-11-2016 03:40 PM

I received the following PM this morning.

Is it a new type of spam here on LJ?

Hello,
My name is miss laura, i saw your profile and it drew my attention to write to you. I would like you to communicate me through my e-mail address
(sgt.lauraralph2@gmail.com)
laura

-- Art


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TheFridge

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#1 posted 10-11-2016 03:47 PM

Got the same but her page wouldn’t come up. I was very interested in speaking to her.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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ShaneA

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#2 posted 10-11-2016 03:51 PM

Sounds like you are business Art.

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ScottM

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#3 posted 10-11-2016 03:52 PM

Hmmmm, “Miss Laura”. She’s either from the south or she’s a psychic. But if she was a psychic she would already know that you would turn her in for spam. So I’m guessing she’s for real! Give her a call.

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JayT

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#4 posted 10-11-2016 03:52 PM

You mean I wasn’t the only one she was interested in? Dang it, what a two timing floozy :-)

I got it too. Not new, just a spammer that registered an account and started PMing people. Cricket must have gotten it taken care of quickly because the message came through my email, but was deleted off the LJ site by the time I logged on.

-- In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. Thomas Jefferson

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Bill White

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#5 posted 10-11-2016 04:13 PM

Got it too. DELETE!!!!!!!
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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JoeinGa

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#6 posted 10-11-2016 04:50 PM

Same for me as JayT. Saw it in my email, but by the time I clicked it open, she was gone.
THANKS Cricket !
.
.

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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theoldfart

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#7 posted 10-11-2016 04:51 PM

Cricket got rid of laura2 two days ago for me. Does the message say laura3? Let Cricket know, she’ll will exterminate!

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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MrRon

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#8 posted 10-11-2016 05:02 PM

It is very wise to delete any unsolicited e-mail. I will mark it as spam.

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MT_Stringer

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#9 posted 10-11-2016 06:21 PM

I got the same one this morning about 9am. I deleted it.

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Jimbo4

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#10 posted 10-11-2016 06:43 PM

SPAMIT !

-- When I was a kid I wanted to be older . . . . . this CRAP is not what I expected !

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bondogaposis

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#11 posted 10-11-2016 06:47 PM

I got one too. Miss Laura really likes lumberjocks. We draw her attention.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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MrFid

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#12 posted 10-11-2016 07:00 PM

She sounds like a winner.

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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Monte Pittman

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#13 posted 10-11-2016 07:06 PM

I got the same. She’s not only a spammer, but a two-timer.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Grumpymike

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#14 posted 10-11-2016 07:21 PM

Yeah, me too. But I wasn’t impressed … happens all the time … even while walking thru the parking lot at Wally World, the gals toot there horns at me from all over the parking lot.

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

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theoldfart

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#15 posted 10-11-2016 07:59 PM

are they tootin’ for you or at you? :-)

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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