At first it was just say a link or two and garbage, easily spotted for what it was and just as quickly deleted.
Then they got a bit creative. Yoour friendly neighborhood spammer would leave a little something behind that if you squint and had no grasp of the English language could be confused for a real comment. They would just leave their name as a link to whatever product they were shilling.
It appears that approach was too phylisophical for some as now they're back to just typing random sentences from their third grade workbook on grammar and including a link in it.
Now I just had a spam that had absolutely nothing to do with my entire post. Instead he/she/it/scary evil clown man took something another commenter mentioned (in this case dental floss) and just left behind a shill about that.
We're starting to get into a weird fun house mirror area here where I fear I'll soon be getting spam comments based around other spammers comments.
Have any of you other bloggers been noticing an upsurge in spam lately? Is that the only job still hiring in this recession? If so well maybe I should try to get a piece of the cake. How's this sound?
Hm, needs more exclimation points.
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