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    Spambots

    There seems to be a hell of a lot more of them lately. Do you know what might be causing it?
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    Thought it was part of the new advertising changes. I am in the market for a new smartphone lawsuit though.
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    Not sure why but yes, definitely more at the moment. Please everyone keep reporting them and we'll get them as quick as we can.

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    boy do i want some ugg boots
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    Quote Originally Posted by Adamc View Post
    Thought it was part of the new advertising changes.
    Yeah. I assumed the site earned another shekel for each time you click on one of the spambots' links.
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    I, for one, welcome our new bot overlords.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fusion View Post
    I, for one, welcome our new bot overlords.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fusion View Post
    I, for one, welcome our new bot overlords.
    As always Fusion is the first one to bend the knee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fusion View Post
    I, for one, welcome our new bot overlords.
    We're taking over.
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    You finally come out of denial. Next step is bringing you out of your delusion that you are a cyborg when you are in fact just another useless stats bot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Agent Nationaux View Post
    As always Fusion is the first one to bend the knee.
    I was going to put in a good word for you with Lord Prince EWS (contradictory titles?), but after this comment you’re on your own pal. No Ugg boots for you!

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    I heard they are the new Rajinikanth Bots.. There is no end for them.
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    In the end, I think it's so utterly, incomprehensibly boring. There is so much context behind each innings of cricket that dissecting statistics into these small samples is just worthless. No-one has ever been faced with the same situation in which they come out to bat as someone else. Ever.
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    Cribblett looks pretty sexy in those ugg boots.

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