Inundated with junk email?
International Do Not Spam Registry to the rescue!
Sign up now and you’ll never receive any more junk email.
Or so the email says –
National Do Not Email Registry
I know you are all tired of getting junk mail.
The following link is a National Do Not Email Registry, if you elect to submit your email address they will remove you from junk mail.
You can also file a complaint with them if junk emails persist:
Reality, however, is somewhat different – whilst there may be a ‘Do Not Call Registry’ there is, and never has been, a ‘Do Not Spam’ registry.
The FTC did actually look into creating a real registry of this type a few years back but nothing ever came of it : http://www.ftc.gov/opa/2004/02/spamcam.shtm