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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Spam by william2johns.

So with this new forum, does someone get an auto email when we post a new topic?

New one here

No more

not their image &
ridiculous claims


I removed the image...
Thanks for catching this :)

another two

Got it

Forum thread

Thanks, Ken
Got it.

Pretty long advertisement here

It's a lot shorter now
Thanks for reporting

Not spam, but might as well be

Inappropriate comment

Vernon made the same comment on multiple images

Not exactly spam ...
but potentially someone to keep your eye on.

Just as a precaution, I replace pictures with a "image removed" image when copyright infringement is suspected...

I took care of this one.

Thank you.

Someone should decide if the most recent comment here
is appropriate for BugGuide or not

this user...

Thanks for reporting this.
He is gone.

not so family friendly comments

Sorry, but i cant hyperlink right now because i am using my tablet with a damaged circuit board

Note sure what this is
we didn't go to the link, but it is posted under Tarantulas??

This user.

That user...
...has been voted out.

Thanks :)

spam comments
Three spam comments from a luke7733 on this page

Router spam


Two comments
By this author

Still there 4 days later


Medical spam

Never mind -- it got zapped already.

ad for exterminator

Got it

Forum comment...

New one here

Got it
Thanks :)

Multiple spams

Busy spammer in Taxonomy Proposals

Instagram spammer

Got two of them
Probably the same person...

Forum comment and profile spam...

At the bottom of this thread:

It almost looked legit....
...until I realized that the poster copied and pasted his/her comment from

Tricksy little
Hobbitses, er, I mean, spammers!

I haven't mentioned this in far too long, but thanks again for all your spam-busting work, Ron.


Got it

Got it

This one is spam

I got it

this one

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