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Forum topic by ellen35 posted 11-26-2019 11:45 AM 874 views 0 times favorited 28 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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ellen35

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11-26-2019 11:45 AM

Is anyone else getting messages from

woodworkllpl

He/she/it is sending messages in multiples.
I have blocked the name but still get messages.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire


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patron

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#1 posted 11-26-2019 11:47 AM

just got 4 this morning

hi ellen
how’s things with you these days

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Craftsman on the lake

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#2 posted 11-26-2019 11:52 AM

Yes, I woke up to about a dozen of them this morning. I blocked him. (my only block btw).

Ellen, haven’t seen you in awhile. I was one of the people when some LJ’s met in Lexington Mass years and years ago that Purplev organized. I was the guy who brought my wife.

Hope all is well.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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degoose

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#3 posted 11-26-2019 11:55 AM

I have flagged several comments and a few direct messages.

Spam.

Teds Woodworking is alive and well.
Thought they had shut him down but keeps popping up
PS Hi Ellen.

-- Don't drink and use power tools @ lasercreationsbylarry.com.au

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John Smith

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#4 posted 11-26-2019 12:10 PM

.
Cricket and her staff is working diligently to set some kind of limits
or firewalls on this pestilence that is hitting all of us. (I got mine too).
please, FLAG ONLY ONCE so the mail boxes of Admin do not get overloaded.
sometimes, they have to spend more time reading through PMs and Flag Reports
than getting rid of the offenders.
patience – Admin is well aware of the problem. so please do not flag each and every
hit you get from the spammers. unless of course they are using a different name.

pes·ti·lence – noun
a fatal epidemic disease, especially the Bubonic Plague.
“neither prayers nor demonstrations halted the advance of the pestilence

so yes, Ted’s invitations of 16,000 Free Plans is a PESTILENCE to us just like the Bubonic Plague.

Happy and Safe Holiday Season to one and all !!

.

.

-- I am a painter: that's what I do, I like to paint things. --

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ibewjon

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#5 posted 11-26-2019 12:21 PM

I am getting Ted’s message attached to different threads i am watching. I just deleted them because I still want to watch the topic under discussion.

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Kate

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#6 posted 11-26-2019 01:20 PM

I’ve had the same problem, plus “Ted” is using photos of my work and claiming it for their own. I’ve tried threatening legal action but no go.

PS Hello Ellen and Craftsman on the lake. I was at that same gathering in Lexington a million years ago. Hope you’re both well.

-- Kate, http://www.wooden-box-maker.com

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ellen35

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#7 posted 11-26-2019 01:20 PM

Hi LJ friends. I still check out LJ. but rarely post anymore. I remember that day in Lexington well!! Fun!!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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Al Breit

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#8 posted 11-26-2019 02:14 PM

Tried to block that jac a but keep getting his C.

-- Al Breit "A day without sawdust is like a day without sunshine"

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digger

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#9 posted 11-26-2019 03:44 PM

Yes, get them all the time. Not sure how to get rid of them.

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dbhost

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#10 posted 11-26-2019 04:47 PM

I am swamped.

On the plus side, I haven’t been on lumberjocks in a long time and it brought me back here. Maybe it is a back door membership drive?

-- Please like and subscribe to my YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/c/daves-workshop

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PurpLev

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#11 posted 11-26-2019 06:27 PM

Yes that account posts comments (same one) in many threads. I flagged some of them

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Joe Lyddon

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#12 posted 11-26-2019 11:40 PM

EVERYONE!

Go here and BLOCK him!

https://www.lumberjocks.com/woodworkllpl

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: https://www.ncwoodworker.net/forums/index.php?media/albums/users/joe-lyddon.1389/

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littlecope

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#13 posted 11-27-2019 12:38 PM

Add “Woodworkines” to the list of nuisance members (if anybody started a list) It’s like Old Homes Day, seeing all the old names and faces on this thread; glad to see you’re all alive and kicking! Hope you all have a Blessed Thanksgiving!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Lazyman

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#14 posted 11-27-2019 12:57 PM

Just remember that if you flag a spammer only do it once. And if it has been more than a couple of hours, someone else has probably already flagged them so don’t bother. Flagging them multiple times just creates more work for the admins and techs to sift through their inbox.

On the plus side, I haven t been on lumberjocks in a long time and it brought me back here. Maybe it is a back door membership drive?

- dbhost

I had to laugh at that. Stick around and hang out with us. On another thread on this topic, someone joked that maybe it was the admins trying get all you guys to come back. In a couple of cases where the spammer hit one of the old threads I was watching it was a nice reminder of something interesting that I re-read so its not all bad.

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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Cher

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#15 posted 11-28-2019 07:49 AM

This person is now using the name below

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woodworkcxul commented on a project:
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Dear Woodworker, do you want to learn woodworking? or gain additional experience?

Good day, dear woodworker-participant lumberjocks com … and we want to encourage the retired master craftsman to finally reveal his secret archive over
16,000 plans – more details on the link ~ http://3weekiet.com/woodworkingpmf ~ click here

-- When you know better you do better.

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