Don’t believe everything you read on the Internet just because there is a picture with a quote next to it.
– Abraham Lincoln
A graphic with a nice font and a familiar picture lends credibility. True that! But it doesn’t mean that it’s correct.
The first commercial spam was posted on Usenet by Laurence Canter and Martha Siegel. They used a Perl script to post their message, "Green Card Lottery - Final One?", to about 5,500 discussion groups. [more...]