The Rules Of spam Rule #0: spam is theft. :angry: Angel's Commentary: Spammers believe it's okay to steal a little bit from each person on the Internet at once. Rule #1: Spammers lie. Russel's Admonition: Always assume that there is a measurable chance that the entity you are dealing with is a spammer. Lexical Contradiction: Spammers will redefine any term in order to disguise their abuse of Internet resources. Sharp's Corollary: Spammers attempt to re-define "spamming