> Sent: Tuesday, February 13, 2018
> From: ch...@wbmfg.com
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [AFMUG] Spam from Chuck
> You do realize that this list is my list, right?
No, I did not know that. It doesn't say so when you sign up for the list.
> So essentially every time I make a posting here I am spamming you, right?
Participating on the list isn't quite the same as inboxing me directly with a
> I used to do it every Friday right here on this list.
Your list, your rules. I still don't think it's cool to send out unsolicited
commercial messages without an opt-in. Furthermore industry best practices
include using a double opt-in. Mailchimp support double opt-in:
In summary: I did not know that by joining the Af list I would, unbeknownst
to me and surreptitiously, be signed up for another direct email list.