What was all the wierd posts?

What the heck was all that crap that cluttered this newsgroup tonight?
Colbyt
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Colbyt wrote:

It appears to have been some sort of attack by someone who may have been unhappy or just bored.
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That was computer generated nonsense. It's not uncommon to see a paragraph or 2 of that stuff in spam to through the filters off.
Apparently from someone that has a beef with 'Dan C'. He's posted here and I've seen him post over in the Linux groups. The Linux groups were hit too.
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writes:

knock on wood.
aem sends...
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On Thu, 17 Nov 2005 21:06:28 -0500, Dan Espen

They are all coming from here: (be sure to complain, I did) snipped-for-privacy@rcn.com
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