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Taking Back Spam

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1 Star - Easy Peasy2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars - Really Frickin Hard

Submitted by: Alan Liddell

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taking-back spam

Find some spam. Could be email spam, could be comment spam, whatever you want. Read it aloud. Make it your own. Try to make sense of it or make it more absurd than it already is.

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Submissions So Far

Message in an (internet) Bottle (of sorts)

For my second audio assignment this week, I completed Taking Back Spam from the Audio Assignment Bank

The sources I used to search for SPAM mail were my personal e-mail accounts; however, I soon found that I did not have very interesting things in my SPAM folder.  The one …

Spam in the Twilight Zone

Just had to knock out a star real quick.  This is a random spam email I got.

Here is a link to the assignment.

Difficulty: 1 star…

Personal Spam

So this assignment was called “Taking Back Spam” and it was pretty simply: to find a piece of spam and read it out loud in our own way.  I added a little extra sentence at the beginning to convey my own feelings about the spammers and what it sounds like …

Excellent Marketing for Nike Products

Taking Back Spam

Find some spam. Could be email spam, could be comment spam, whatever you want. Read it aloud. Make it your own. Try to make sense of it or make it more absurd than it already is.

This spam came from the comments section on my blog! Wow …

Looking a spam a new way

So we all know about spam. Email boxes get flooded by spam. While spam folders block most of it out, some spam gets through. There are also times when you must go into your spam folder to retrieve emails you actually want.

We all hate spam. I decided to do …

Star 1

Take that Spam

Spam is the worst, is it not?

Thanks to my “Akismet” plugin, I don’t see spam comments on the blog unless I click on the “Spam” tab. I have to admit that reading through the Spam comments makes me laugh and shake my head! So ridiculous and the spelling is …

Taking Back Spam- 1 Star

I get a ton of email spam. And by a ton, I mean approximately 3-5 a day. I’m not exactly sure why I get so much spam (I rarely sign my email up for anything anymore) but I do. The one I read is a spam email I’ve gotten at …

[Spam]alot*

So it was back to audio for the past couple weeks! I (again) dreaded it, so I started off with a pretty easy audio assignmentTaking Back Spam, from the ds106 assignment bank to get back into the swing of things.  Rated 1 star, this assignment called for …

A New Comment is Waiting for your Approval

 
This is some spam from my WordPress Blog (even though I do have a spam-blocker). The audio assignment “Taking Back Spam” required me to read some spam (whether it be mail, a comment, etc) and to either try to make sense of it, or to make it more absurd…

Marc as SPAM

The Assignment: Looking through the great list of ds106 audio assignments, I was drawn to Taking Back Spam. We are supposed to read a piece of spam aloud either trying to make sense of it or rendering it even more absurd with the one caveat that we own it.
The…

Tacking Back Spam

Spam
I get a lot of spam everyday it sometimes becomes annoying. This is just the latest spam email I received from soundcloud. I get about 10 of these a day…

Spam

I still don’t know why people spam my WordPress with weird comments, but they do.  Here’s an example for the Taking Back Spam audio assignment:
Taking Back Spam by maura_monahan
Assignment Details…

Spam My Heart

I made this for Alan Liddell’s audio assignment Taking Back Spam. This is some spam I actually received on the DS106 site.
Man, that’s deep. The song is “E-Mail My Heart” by Britney Spears.…

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Tutorials So Far

Spam, A Delicious Meat, but the Virtual Kind is Terrible

The Assignment:
Find some spam. Could be email spam, could be comment spam, whatever you want. Read it aloud. Make it your own. Try to make sense of it or make it more absurd than it already is.

The Process/Story: I don’t really have a story for this, because it’s…