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Study: Do-not-spam plan winning support
By Lisa M. Bowman

"Americans overwhelmingly support a do-not-spam list, according to a new study released Wednesday by privacy consultant and antispam software seller ePrivacy Group."

While these blowhards are fighting amongst themselves, my inbox is flooding with offers for cheap Viagra and Nigerian scams.

Spam fight divides on party lines
By Declan McCullagh

"Once thoroughly bipartisan, the debate in Washington over how to reduce the flow of bulk e-mail is now pitting Democrats against Republicans–a development that threatens to complicate enactment of laws regulating spam."