On Mon, 31 Jul 2000 03:21:30 -0700, Maggie wrote:
>Date: Sun, 30 Jul 2000 06:00:23 EST
>I, too, got a reply from Alley asking me to stop posting. I wrote back
>to her and said " What are you talking about? I never wrote to you. I
>only used the address for posting to the fatfree digest."
>As near as I can understand it, every time someone posts a message to
> fatfree@xxxxxxxxxxx a copy of that message goes to Alley's E-address
>also. She is not the one doing the harassing! I gave her the direct
>address to Michel Dick, which I hope is the right one. Michel will be
>able to look into the problem.
I've already written to Maggie privately, as I didn't
realize her message to me was on-list, explaining that
I can understand someone's frustration at being on a list
they don't want, but that doesn't excuse shooting innocent
Also, that I don't take well to being threatened and most
especially not to being mail-bombed (what this person set
out to do). I received three messages from him/her
yesterday, all rude, peremptory, and threatening
The person's ISP evidently agreed with me that this was
harassing email - they have instructed him/her not to send
me any more email.
I would most certainly have been happy to try to assist
anyone who politely asked for assistance. In fact, I had
already written to Michelle asking her if she could
unsubscribe this person.