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From: Charani <>
Subject: Re: (Cyrillic spam)
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 09:42:07 +0100
On Wed, 10 Sep 2008 15:53:57 -0400, Diana Gale Matthiesen wrote:
> That explains everything except why Renia didn't see the message first appear on
> the newsgroup.
As I've said a couple of times: the message was probably filtered out
by both Renia's and my ISPs before it ever got to the newsgroup. If
that is what happened, that would explain by Renia didn't see it.
There may be another reason why I didn't.
Nat says it was crossposted to five groups. I have a filter on my
newsreader that stops all posts that are crossposted to more than one
than one list. The fact that this Russian spam was sent to five
groups means I wouldn't have seen it - until someone replied to it as