My first callout November 5, 2008 7:57 AM   Subscribe

Spammer? 3 answers in one day, to old questions, with self links.
posted by dirty lies to Etiquette/Policy at 7:57 AM (4 comments total)

With a username of gterzza and links to "Gary Terzza Voice-Over's MasterClass," my guess is yes.
posted by sanko at 8:00 AM on November 5, 2008

Gary Terzza, you are not winning any awards for subtlety. What a douche.
posted by Dasein at 8:03 AM on November 5, 2008

It's the Post Election spamstravaganza!
posted by cortex (staff) at 8:09 AM on November 5, 2008

Yep, we get a few of those every week, sometimes a couple every morning. We have tools on the admin side that show us all recent comments to old ask mefi posts and we also have a filtered view of all new comments in the last 24 hours with links in them.

I hadn't taken a sweep of the tools yet (just woke up and still catching up on the previous night's support email), but we certainly would have caught it in the next couple hours.

I deleted all comments and banned the account, as we normally do.
posted by mathowie (staff) at 8:09 AM on November 5, 2008 [1 favorite]

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