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21 Feb 2015 09:06

Susan Westemeyer wrote:
Und just zapped another two, by the way.


keep zapping...............................there's another outa the sun

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24 Mar 2017 08:26

They are back!
Goodbye, Tommeke; thank you for all you have given us!




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24 Mar 2017 08:36

Netserk wrote:They are back!
Whoever the first mod to log in is will have their hands full. Geeze, this spammer has been a busy little bee.

Is this an actual person doing this, or is it some kind of a bot?
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24 Mar 2017 08:42

I've never seen this on a forum before. What's the point of it?
I thought it was a virus or something.
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24 Mar 2017 08:52

Dan2016 wrote:I've never seen this on a forum before. What's the point of it?
I thought it was a virus or something.
It happens here on occasion, but this badly it's been a while.

All mods on deck - we're being eaten alive here!
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24 Mar 2017 08:55

I get why the clinic is under attack, but why the general road sub?
Goodbye, Tommeke; thank you for all you have given us!




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24 Mar 2017 09:04

Tricycle Rider wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:I've never seen this on a forum before. What's the point of it?
I thought it was a virus or something.
It happens here on occasion, but this badly it's been a while.

All mods on deck - we're being eaten alive here!


It's pretty bad isn't it. Pages and pages, increasing.

I don't envy the mods having to deal with this mess.
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24 Mar 2017 09:14

Dan2016 wrote:It's pretty bad isn't it. Pages and pages, increasing.

I don't envy the mods having to deal with this mess.
Between all the spam threads currently on page one of the Clinic is Geraint Thomas, the next British Hope - this must be a sign!
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24 Mar 2017 09:18

Oh no, they just got started on the pro road racing sub! :eek:
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24 Mar 2017 09:32

Eshnar to the rescue! _O_
Goodbye, Tommeke; thank you for all you have given us!




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24 Mar 2017 09:36

Tricycle Rider wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:It's pretty bad isn't it. Pages and pages, increasing.

I don't envy the mods having to deal with this mess.
Between all the spam threads currently on page one of the Clinic is Geraint Thomas, the next British Hope - this must be a sign!


:D

He's a hero...and he's such a lovely boy...Go Geeee!
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24 Mar 2017 09:38

Wow! That was quick. Zapped.
The mods don't mess about...
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24 Mar 2017 09:40

Dan2016 wrote:Wow! That was quick. Zapped.
The mods don't mess about...

I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...
A race that doesn't give an attacker the chance to finish it off alone is not a race anymore.


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24 Mar 2017 09:41

Eshnar wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:Wow! That was quick. Zapped.
The mods don't mess about...

I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...


Nice work. :)

It looked like an alien invasion.
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24 Mar 2017 09:43

Dan2016 wrote:
Eshnar wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:Wow! That was quick. Zapped.
The mods don't mess about...

I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...


Nice work. :)

It looked like an alien invasion.

It f*cking was. 374 threads since tonight.
A race that doesn't give an attacker the chance to finish it off alone is not a race anymore.


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24 Mar 2017 09:48

Eshnar wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:
Eshnar wrote:
Dan2016 wrote:Wow! That was quick. Zapped.
The mods don't mess about...

I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...


Nice work. :)

It looked like an alien invasion.

It f*cking was. 374 threads since tonight.


Jesus! That's insane.

Nicely done, sorting it so quick.
I don't envy you sorting that nonsense out.
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24 Mar 2017 09:48

Eshnar wrote:I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...
Good job, Eshnar! :)

How do they spam like this, btw., is it some kind of an algorithm? I'm genuinely curious.
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24 Mar 2017 09:48

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Eshnar wrote:I thought I was gonna die :o So many clicks...
Good job, Eshnar! :)

How do they spam like this, btw., is it some kind of an algorithm? I'm genuinely curious.

It must be a bot.
A race that doesn't give an attacker the chance to finish it off alone is not a race anymore.


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24 Mar 2017 09:51

374 spells Sky in numerology...I just worked it out.

Definitely Sky bots!
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24 Mar 2017 11:06

I feel for you, Esh.
Goodbye, Tommeke; thank you for all you have given us!




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