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Re: vote: yes or no
Was it just a coincedence that this email came right before a spam?
>Subject: vote: yes or no
>Date: Sun, Oct 24, 1999, 7:41 AM
>Vote Yes or No for Unsolicted email
>The hottest issue on the Internet is unsolicted e-mail, affectionately
>referred to as SPAM. I've heard it said that stopping spam would be an
>infringement on one's right to free speech as well as freedom of the press.
> People on the other side say that unsolicited email is an invasion of
>privacy and should be illegal as technically they are paying the cost to
>get it (via ISP hourly charges) every time they log into their email.
>Which side are you on???
>Most of you are aware of the battle in the courts involving this issue. It
>is my intention for this survey to have an impact on those decisions. The
>results of this survey will be published in four national publications and
>submitted to the commercial servers like AOL and CompuServe.
>By taking part in this survey, you would be helping to decide what outcome
>the law will have on this issue and help to offset the cost of publishing
>To register your complaint, a small charge of £4 will be required for
>administration costs and forwarding costs. Click below for secure order
>page payment and reply.
>Please put YES or NO
>in your email subject box.
>if you don't wish to take part and you want nothing to do with this return
>mail with "remove"
>in subject box thanks.