Spam of the week

13 07 2017

Academics get a tonne of spam these days, such as invites to submit to joke journals or present at bogus conferences.  Here are some favourites this week.

One was to Jonathan, or “Newman”, as he prefers total strangers to call him:

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This was to me, from a journal that even vampires don’t cite, apparently:

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And this was to Carole. You’d think it’d be funnier…

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