SPAMMING

December 16, 2011

On any given day, I received over 1000 e-mails which are unsolicited, mostly advertisements ranging from Bahama cruises and replacement windows to penis enlargements and, yes, the occasion breast enlargement ads too.

Wednesday afternoon word came down from White House spokesman Jay Carney that the Obama presidential campaign is launching an effort to collect Republican email addresses by inviting its supporters to submit information about their Republican associates to the Obama 2012 website.

The effort could help the Obama campaign build a database that would enable it to target Republican voters during the general election campaign. But, more perniciously, it could also become part of an Democratic effort to influence Republican primary voters to select a candidate Democrats think Obama could most easily defeat.

I can't wait to start receiving my daily dose of Obama 2012 e-mail. I have four, count 'em, four


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