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Email Chainletters

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by NYboy, Feb 17, 2011.

  1. NYboy

    NYboy Songster

    Nov 12, 2009
    White plains
    Everyday I get chainletters emailed to me. The kind that ask you to send the letter to 10 other people for good luck. No matter how many times I ask friends not to send me them, they still keep coming. Do people believe a chainletter can really bring good luck?

  2. Stacykins

    Stacykins Crowing

    Jan 19, 2011
    Escanaba, MI
    I wish I had a good solution. My grandmother would send them ad nauseum. I asked her to stop several times, they kept coming. I eventually blocked her email, and told her if she needed to talk, she could just call me since I was tired of dozens of chain letters a week in my inbox. Worked like a charm...
  3. Kansaseq

    Kansaseq Prairie Wolf Farm Asylum

    Feb 12, 2009
    NE Kansas
    HATE them!
    And just because I'm a bit superstitous, I will sometimes send them on,but only after changing the end where it says you have to send it on. That way, it kills the chain.......[​IMG]
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2011
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    I had several friends who sent them on, ad nauseum. Asked them to please stop, many times. They didn't get it. TOLD them bluntly to stop. They got offended, hurt wittle feelings. STILL didn't stop!
    I changed email addresses and was very selective about who got it.
  5. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    I hate those kind of emails and what's really sore, was those religious chain emails...now I don't mind Honking for Jesus but really, those emails comes around again and again after being on the internet cyberspace for five years and had NOHTING happening to me what it said it will happen to me.

    Sure I would have miffed my sister's chain emails but I don't believe in them anymore after not seeing any results of anything they said it will happen.
  6. TM Chickens

    TM Chickens Songster

    Mar 3, 2008
    Has anyone ever thought of changing the bottom so it says "Forward this email to <insert name of person who sent it to you> and 10 others you know or a kitten will die" Then use some mass-mailing service to send it to 100,000 people. Someone do the math...

    Last edited: Feb 17, 2011
  7. Pinky

    Pinky Songster

    Nov 15, 2008
    South GA
    I don't like chain letters. I get text chain letters all the time and it makes me [​IMG]
    TM Chickens, you post reminded me of that movie [​IMG]

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