Home  About  Words  Archive  Photography  Links  Surf and Weather 
« «
 » »

Happy Lastday To Spam

The first e-mail spam was sent out thirty years ago today.

“It was rather an insult to one’s sensibilities to have an obvious commercial message sent out over a research network,” said computer scientist Peter Neumann of SRI in Menlo Park, who was one of the 393 recipients of that primordial spam.

Yet, like the cockroaches, it persists and grows. 

Where’s a good Sandman when you need one.

Chuck posted this on Saturday, May 3, 2008 at  7:04 am.   Comments Off on Happy Lastday To Spam 

Comments are closed.

This Post is Tagged:

Recent Comments

Chuck wrote "Copied over a set of photos from our November trip to Colorado to test out Smugmug as an alternative platform (with a free..."

Darren wrote "Woof!"

Darren wrote "Still Howling!"

Chuck wrote "Just a few. 😉"

Darren wrote "How many of those donuts did you eat?"

Random Vistas

Controlling the ball.: Triton sophomore Steve Donohoe ( blue #14) keeps the ball away from Long Beach freshman Sean Greiner (white #10) in the second half of this Saturday afternoon match.

Recent Tweets

Search The Blog

Top 30 Tags

Blogs Being Stalked

17th Man

A Life in the Day

ArtLung

Chrisafer

Critical MAS

Drum Major Kev

How Appealing

Ironic Sans

Jeffrey Ricker

Jimbo

Kenneth in the (212)

Kottke

Leahpeah

Legal Moose

Life Serial

New Velvet Mafia

Osten Family Blog

Phil's Vegas Blog

Photojunkie

Spinnerdude

Thomas Locke Hobbs

Urban Bohemian

WWdN


More Linkage Inside


Buttons and Badges