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Paul B. Walker, Jr. walkerbroadcasting@gmail.com
Sun Oct 16 16:12:45 EDT 2011


I figure it was something like that. .but I was just asking to be sure :)
I've had gmail screw up and emails show up hours after they came in:)

I'm not complaining either.. I participate.. but not so much anymore.. in a
Midwestern Radio message Board where anything and everything gets said.. and
nothing is edited or removed, ever.. and I've been slammed tons of times on


On Sun, Oct 16, 2011 at 2:04 PM, Dale H. Cook

> At 02:39 PM 10/16/2011, Garrett Wollman wrote:
>  What happened was that your moderator went through the moderation
>> queue for the list and cleared the posts that were still waiting for
>> human inspection.  The legitimate posts (half a dozen or so) were
>> forwarded to the list, and the spams (about a gross) were discarded.
> That moderation is one of the reasons why I like this list. Just this week
> I unsubbed two unmoderated broadcasting lists upon which erupted political
> shouting matches. Some other unmoderated lists which I sub and message
> boards which I visit have just started receiving their annual bouts of
> Christmas gift giving spam - a problem every year, and one which the host
> system for those lists and boards could at least partly eliminate with open
> source filtering tools, but which they do nothing about other than deleting
> the posts about which users complain.
> Dale H. Cook, Contract Engineer, Roanoke/Lynchburg, VA
> http://plymouthcolony.net/**starcityeng/index.html<http://plymouthcolony.net/starcityeng/index.html>

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