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Old October 2 2013, 04:33 PM   #6241
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So apparently the Nigerian Scam has made it's way to facebook.



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Old October 2 2013, 07:06 PM   #6242
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^hotmail
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Old October 2 2013, 07:32 PM   #6243
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Hey, my wife still has a hotmail address!
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Old October 2 2013, 07:33 PM   #6244
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This is too perfect!

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Old October 2 2013, 07:57 PM   #6245
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B.J. wrote: View Post
Hey, my wife still has a hotmail address!
Does she use it in any official capacity?
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Old October 2 2013, 07:59 PM   #6246
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trekkiedane wrote: View Post
B.J. wrote: View Post
Hey, my wife still has a hotmail address!
Does she use it in any official capacity?
I have a hotmail address too. And I still use it.
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Old October 2 2013, 08:08 PM   #6247
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Apparently there is some doubt as to why I found the fact of a hotmail-addy funny.

There might be a cultural component involved: here that particular brand of e-mail address is only used by horny teenagers, hackers, adulterers, and other people who have something to hide... it is considered very poor taste to, say, apply for a job from a hotmail-address.

A mail from a barrister via hotmail is sure to be ignored.
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Old October 2 2013, 08:17 PM   #6248
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How is everyone supposed to know how attractive I am unless I email them from my hotmale account?
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Old October 2 2013, 08:31 PM   #6249
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trekkiedane wrote: View Post
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Hey, my wife still has a hotmail address!
Does she use it in any official capacity?
Yes and no. It's basically used for things that she has to register for or when a business asks for one, and she doesn't want to give out her day-to-day email address. But for quite a while, it was her only email address.

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Apparently there is some doubt as to why I found the fact of a hotmail-addy funny.

There might be a cultural component involved: here that particular brand of e-mail address is only used by horny teenagers, hackers, adulterers, and other people who have something to hide... it is considered very poor taste to, say, apply for a job from a hotmail-address.

A mail from a barrister via hotmail is sure to be ignored.
Understood, and today my wife wouldn't use her hotmail address for a job application. But as I said, there was a point in time where it was her only email address, so she did use that for job applications then. But perceptions obviously change over time.
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Old October 3 2013, 12:32 PM   #6250
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^You're right of course! -time has to do with it too.
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Old October 3 2013, 03:43 PM   #6251
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There are similar perceptions regarding "Yahoo" mail.
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Old October 3 2013, 03:46 PM   #6252
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Old October 3 2013, 03:52 PM   #6253
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Hurray, I'm in the middle.
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Old October 3 2013, 04:14 PM   #6254
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What if you have (had) all of those?
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Old October 3 2013, 04:32 PM   #6255
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I feel bad for still using yahoo now!
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