So Wendell apparently harvested a bunch of Mefite email addresses and sent a pointless message to all of them, and a herd of the recipients went off on a "reply all" binge with equally pointless replies. Now I have a mailbox full of crap. This is without a doubt the lamest, most wrong-headed bullshit move I have experienced here. Thanks for nothing, jerx.
And the award for most obvious self-linker goes to
In this AskMe
, I am in agreement with the post that follows mine, as well as of course my own, though I didn't word it as bluntly as Rhomboid did, as I was sort of "typing as thinking". That said, the first response
seems vaguely spammy. Full disclosure: I provide web hosting myself, and I still think the response is borderline inappropriate.
, here's looking at you. (askme thread
+ a post to projects
for the store in askme)
seems to be spamming conversations with random posts pushing the metafilteruser tag on Flickr:
We needed another gratuitous product pitch
? As the worthless Legs McNeil once said: please kill me.
"Hello I am CTO of Lasoo....As a small dotcom in today's sometimes difficult marketplace every bit counts!...We are also always on the lookout for new ASP business deals."
has bonzo gone too far
? three of four posts have been self-links, and now this comment....