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Enchanting Portraits Inspired By Spam Mail And The People Who Send Them

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.15.2014 | Arts

Though we'd never really thought of it before, the process of creating the perfect spam email truly is an art. The junk messages arrive in your Inbox,...

True Confessions of a Former SEO Whore

Chad Pollitt | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business
Chad Pollitt

When I started taking on more clients, most of them didn't "deserve" to outrank some of the household name brands they outranked, but I didn't care. I was a keyword-stuffing, spam-creating machine.

Summer's Barbeque and Political Season Is Here: Time to Hold the Spam

Scott Goodstein | Posted 07.30.2014 | Technology
Scott Goodstein

Political text message spam is only going to grow unless the FCC takes a hard line against spammers -- punishing them to the full extent of the law. We can stop the bad guys from turning our cell phones into another spam vehicle

11 Spam Delicacies Too Inventive To Ignore

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 05.07.2014 | Taste

The Aloha State consumes 5 million pounds of Spam every year.

8 Things You Should Probably Know About Spam

Posted 03.11.2014 | Taste

Do you have any idea why unwanted emails are named after a mysterious, canned meat?

Why Is Hawaii Obsessed With Spam? Rep. Colleen Hanabusa Explains

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 03.07.2014 | Hawaii

Today, meet Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (D-Hawaii), candidate for U.S. Senate. Hanabusa is challenging Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) in the most intriguing D...

The Dearly Departed Now Lie in Your Spam Folder

Greg Schwem | Posted 05.05.2014 | Technology
Greg Schwem

My Facebook pal Jeannie received the email several weeks ago. A close friend passed away and the service was taking place the following day. Jeannie thought about sending a sympathy card or paying her respects in person. There was just one small problem. "I wish I knew who I lost," she messaged me.

15 Foods You Probably Haven't Touched Since You Were A Kid

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 01.27.2014 | Fifty

As we settle in for a long winter, many adults are seeking the warm comfort that comes from the favorite foods of their childhood. Whether they be gri...

Hawaii's Dubious Food Distinction

Denby Fawcett | Posted 02.02.2014 | Hawaii
Denby Fawcett

Do me a favor. If you invite me to a holiday party, don't serve me Spam. I have nothing against others eating the pink meat; I once loved Spam myself. But I am upset about Hawaii's dubious distinction of being the No. 1 consumer of Spam in the country.

Jungle Beat: SPAM -- Convenience Food or Killer?

Barbara Fahs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Hawaii
Barbara Fahs

I suppose I shouldn't criticize something I've never tried. But to a non-meat, natural foods enthusiast like me, SPAM just seems like an abomination. When did the popularity begin? And why is it so popular in Hawaii? And most importantly -- what's in it?

Sasha Belenky

These Must-Read Articles Will Make You Miss The '90s

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Belenky | Posted 09.13.2013 | Media

1. "The X-Files," Like The Black Cat, Is Now 20 Years Old Nostalgia for the 1990s, that decade of pre-9/11 innocence, funky clothes and slow di...

The World's Most Unusual Food Festivals

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.11.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Who knew you could actually join in a large scale roadkill cook-off?

I Long for the Days of Old-fashioned Spam

Tom Falco | Posted 07.17.2013 | Miami
Tom Falco

It was so easy in the "old days" to receive unwanted spam in your email inbox and just delete it, now spam is a sly thing, it creeps into everything and there are many forms. Social media is now the new spam magnet.

Euphoria and Depression in a Single Spam Folder

Greg Schwem | Posted 07.08.2013 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

Each week I begrudgingly sift through my spam email folder, verifying that nothing of importance inadvertently landed there. Occasionally I get a surprise.

An Open Letter to the People Posting Spam in My Comments Section

Graham Milne | Posted 06.30.2013 | Comedy
Graham Milne

Next time I sweep my spam filter clean of your sometimes awkward observations, please know that I do so with a heavy heart and an understanding mind.

Dealing With Spam and Cyberattacks: Control vs. Openness

Larry Magid | Posted 04.02.2013 | Technology
Larry Magid

It's a scary thought and a reminder of how this "global village" we live in is so interconnected that we can no longer afford to ignore problems that affect "other people," because they can affect us, too.

What's Up With Spam Comments?

David Latt | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
David Latt

You'd think part of the fun of posting online is hearing back from readers. The whole Internet-is-great-for-community-building notion seems like such a good idea. The reality is kind of different.

Spam Gets a Makeover

Michelle Poveda | Posted 05.11.2013 | Taste
Read More: Food, Spam, Taste News
Michelle Poveda

From fancy Spam crisps to fatty Spam sandwiches, the creativity seems unending.

Apple Will Think This Article Is Spam

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology

If you try to email a copy of this story to a friend's iCloud email address, it won't arrive. Apple has started to delete any incoming emails containi...

A Very Serious Business Proposition for You

Blake Henderson | Posted 03.11.2013 | Comedy
Blake Henderson

Want fun time at little to ZERO COST???? Click here and find out what separates the men from the boys. Your conquests won't know what hit them.

Instagram To Crack Down On Insta-Spam

AllThingsD | Posted 12.09.2013 | Technology

It may be the most popular mobile photo-sharing app in the world, but Instagram still has some big problems. The biggest right now? Spam. It's everywh...

Why Do Hawaiians Love Spam So Much?

Menuism | Posted 11.24.2012 | Taste
Menuism

My dad grew up on Maui, and even though our family was raised in Virginia, we always kept SPAM® in the pantry.

The World's 8 Weirdest Food Museums

Food Republic | Posted 10.24.2012 | Food
Food Republic

At some of the world's most memorable museums, food is actually the focus. From the new gelato museum opening in Emilia Romagna this September to a 25-year-old Korean kimchi academy, there are entire institutions dedicated to locals' singular gastronomic obsessions.

How Facebook Can Go From Being "Liked" to Being Loved

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.22.2012 | Technology
Sanjay Sanghoee

When dealing with people's thoughts and free speech, Facebook needs to be more flexible. By blindly applying policies, Facebook is inadvertently harming the very users whose lives it seeks to enrich.

New Facebook Spam Alert!

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.20.2012 | Technology

What's up with WhatsApp today? Well, imposters of the mobile messaging app are trying to steal your info through Facebook, that's what. Robin Waute...