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Saturday, August 27, 2005

Spam Busters

Lately, we've been occasionaly hit by spam bots that post spam messages into our comments system.

To prevent spam that is posted by computer programs, Blogger has come up with a word verification system.

Now, when you post a comment, you'll see an image of word, such as the one to the right. You'll need to enter those letters into the appropriate box or you won't be able to post your comment.

As always, you will still be allowed to post anonymously or without even having to sign up for a Blogger account. If this system works in cutting down the spam, we won't have to consider going any further. Keep your fingers crossed!


Blogger dgarzila said:

hey , let's see if this works.

August 27, 2005 10:44 PM  

Anonymous Anonymous said:

Muchas Gracias, Alcalde Sam

August 28, 2005 3:44 AM  

Anonymous SS Sam Taylor said:

Yikes, more high tech innovations. What will you guys think of next?

Botts Dots to you all.

August 28, 2005 5:39 AM  

Anonymous Anonymous said:

I hope this works. Thanks for tyring MS.

August 28, 2005 10:02 AM  

Blogger Mayor Frank said:

Thank You Sam - Now I don't have to spend half my day deleting the crap!

August 28, 2005 10:41 AM  

Anonymous Anonymous said:





DAMN, what am I doing wrong? OH, they're supposed to go in that other little box.

-- Huizar-era LAUSD grad

August 28, 2005 1:17 PM  

Anonymous Anonymous said:

Don't quit your day job, funnyman

August 28, 2005 2:15 PM  

Anonymous Anonymous said:

"day job" -- I'm unemployable. Don;'t you understand, I have a LAUSD high school diploma earned while Joey WHO?-zar was head of the school board.

A used sheet of paper from Jose's school board meeting doodle pad is worth more than my diploma!

August 28, 2005 8:26 PM  

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