The following is part #2 of an article started last week.
E-Mail and SPAM
Spam: the one thing that we all agree on - we hate it. (I am speaking about e-mail, not the luncheon meat.) Some estimates claim that 80% of all e-mail sent per year is spam mail. Why do people send it? Because it is profitable! Even if only a tiny fraction of one percent of the recipients are gullible enough to purchase the shoddy products and services offered, that is still enough to provide a wealthy lifestyle for those who send this junk.