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RE: OFFTOPIC: Spam, Death, the Universe, and Everything

From: Mohan, Ross <>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2001 11:34:21 -0800
Message-ID: <>

I just
sent out a team of hunter/killer mercenaries to kill EVERYONE
<FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff
size=2>associated with Eddy Haskell, OraKnowledge, OCP, Oracle, and having
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size=2>anything to do with data, information, or the Internet in general.
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teach those RAT-B#STARDS not to spam, if it's the last thing we do.

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  size=2>-----Original Message-----From: Grabowy, Chris   []Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001 1:32   PMTo: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-LSubject:   OFFTOPIC: Spam.
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  size=2>Actually if you look over there website you will see that Edward   Haskins is responsible.  Does anyone know this   person???
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  <FONT color=#0000ff
  size=2>Is he part of this list?  They have a phone number listed,   609.698.0332.  Has anyone called him??   

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    size=2>-----Original Message-----From: Mark Leith     []Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001     11:02 AMTo: Multiple recipients of list     ORACLE-LSubject: RE: Are you ready to become Oracle     certified?
    too have received this today, and thought it was from somewhere other than     the list, you have just confirmed this!

    message has gone to their "Sales" team voicing my "humble" opinion     :)


    class=388415315-15022001>Thanks Dennis



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      size=2>-----Original Message-----From: 
      []On Behalf Of Dennis TaylorSent: 
      Thursday, February 15, 2001 03:26To: Multiple recipients of 
      list ORACLE-LSubject: Are you ready to become Oracle 
      certified?It looks like this company has 
      harvested addresses from this newsgroup in order to send out spam (my 
      'ismgr' address is only used on mailing lists and internally). If anyone 
      else has gotten this, I hope you will send them an indication of your 
      displeasure.My policy (and I have the authority to set policy 
      here) is that companies that spam get blacklisted. OraKnowledge will never 
      get a penny from us, regardless of their 
      X-Persona: Envelope-to: Received: 
        from ([] helo=cc581842-a) by with smtp (Exim 3.16 #1 (Debian)) id 
        14TFpS-00083A-00 for ; Wed, 14 Feb 2001 20:15:38 -0800 To: 
        Mime-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: text/html; 
        charset="iso-8859-1" Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2001 22:17:28 Message-Id: 
        X-UIDL: YS:!!8EK"!?";!!GgE!! OraKnowledge announces the 
        release of ExamPrep for Oracle8i DBA Track Edward Haskins Edward Haskins 
        1 48 2001-02-15T01:27:00Z 2001-02-15T02:15:00Z 1 OraKnowledge, Inc. 1 1 
        9.2720 OraKnowledge announces the release of ExamPrep 
        for Oracle8i DBA Track ExamPrep 
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        eLearning product providing exam review, practice tests, and 
        OCP mentoring. color:#333399'>Exam Review 
        style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'> Exam Review module 
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        color:#333399'>Practice Tests 
        style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'> Practice Test module 
        includes 225-250+ questions for each OCP exam. Each question is written 
        to simulate the style of questions as presented in the official OCP 
        exam, and each question is prepared with a difficulty level equal to 
        or greater than the official exam! color:#333399'>OCP 
        Mentoring color:#003399'>OraKnowledge knows that even 
        the most Senior of DBAs will encounter a subject during their exam 
        review that they are not completely knowledgeable or comfortable with. 
        During these situations, it is often easier to work through the 
        difficult topics by communicating with a real person who possesses years 
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        To UNSUBSCRIBE from OraKnowledges email list, please send an 
        email to href=""> 
        with the subject of UNSUBSCRIBE and your email address in the email 
        body. Dennis 
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