Problems sending mail to yahoo?

Joe Greco jgreco at
Mon Apr 14 02:18:52 UTC 2008

> On Sun, Apr 13, 2008, Joe Greco wrote:
> > browsers such as Firefox and Thunderbird.  But it is a LARGE paradigm
> > shift, and it doesn't even solve every problem with the e-mail system.
> > 
> > I am unconvinced that there aren't smaller potential paradigm shifts that
> > could be made.  However...
> There already has been a paradigm shift. University students ("college" for you
> 'merkins) use facebook, myspace (less now, thankfully!) and IMs as their
> primary online communication method. A number of students at my university
> use email purely because the university uses it for internal systems
> and communication, and use the above for everything else.
> I think you'll find that "we" are the paradigm shift that needs to happen.
> The younger people have already moved on. :)

I believe this is functionally equivalent to the "block 25 and consider

It's worth noting that each "newer" system is being systematically attacked
as well.  It isn't really a solution, it's just changing problem platforms.
The abuse remains.

... JG
Joe Greco - Network Services - Milwaukee, WI -
"We call it the 'one bite at the apple' rule. Give me one chance [and] then I
won't contact you again." - Direct Marketing Ass'n position on e-mail spam(CNN)
With 24 million small businesses in the US alone, that's way too many apples.

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