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Subject: Re: FREE kidding
From: Einar Hrafnsson <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:BIBLIST - Topics in Nordic research library user services <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Wed, 15 Oct 1997 08:44:43 +0000

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> "REMOVE"At 20:05 1997-10-14 +0200, you wrote:
> >We found your name on a list that indicates
> > you have an interest in this kind of offer.
> > To be removed from our list, simply reply
> > to this message with the single word "REMOVE"
> > in the subject line.
> >
> >
> > We would like to give you FREE software programs
> > just to introduce you to the easiest and most
> > cost-effective way to get software...
> > The Computer Bits & Bytes Download Store.<br> These programs are NOT demos
> >or shareware...<br> they are full retail versions worth $20!<br> <br>
> >Simply visit our store at:<br> <br><br> <br> and
> >click the "FREE SOFTWARE" button.<br> No gimmicks...NO
> >KIDDING!<br> Enjoy these free programs on us!<br> While you're there, check
> >out the rest of our<br> store.  You'll find hundreds of programs for<br>
> >less than $10!  As well as names you'll know<br> like Webfoot Games at
> >discounted prices...<br> and best of all, you can be up and running<br>
> >with your new software in minutes...not days!<br> <br> So drop buy our
> >store...and save!<br><br>
> >****************************************************************** FREE
> >SPEECH  Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion,
> >or prohibiting the free exercise thereof, or abridging the freedom of
> >speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble,
> >and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
> >  --- Amendment I, The US Constitution  There are a few people on the
> >Internet who complain whenever they received unsolicited mail. Many of
> >these individuals are the same people who feel that the World Wide Web,
> >Online Services and the Internet should have never been commercialized.
> >These "computer hippies" resent the presence of businesses on the Internet.
> > The vast majority of people appreciate short, informative messages about
> >useful new products and/or services and do NOT want any "computer hippies"
> >and immature nerds interfering with their ability to receive potentially
> >valuable information on the Internet since that's what the Internet is
> >supposed to be all about!  Whether or not you like receiving E-mail, if you
> >are a true American, then you will fight for anybody's right to do so.
> >Most Americans and the vast majority of people on the Internet are opposed
> >to imposed censorship in any form.  We are continually amazed at how
> >quickly people applaud the loss of their freedoms. Without freedom of
> >speech, WE HAVE LOST EVERYTHING our society stands for. If you are
> >irritated by unsolicited E-mails, JUST IGNORE THEM, THIS IS THE COST OF A
> >FREE SOCIETY! PAY YOUR DUES!  One thing that has to be said for E-mail over
> >snail mail,  is that no trees had to be cut down to send E-mail.
> Ann-Louise Löfgren
> Biblioteket
> Rålambvägen 24 A
> Box 34 103
> 100 26 Stockholm  tel 08 7379839 fax 08/6182319
> E-mail [log in to unmask]

Einar Hrafnsson
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