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Wired News: Blind Get Earful of Spam Daily: “For the millions of blind and visually impaired Internet users around the world, using text-to-speech software is often the only way to check e-mail. But as the spam problem gets worse, more and more of those users are finding that having their e-mail read aloud can be a minefield. Listening to the next message in the inbox may reveal an important letter from an old friend or, more often, an embarrassing ad for penis-enhancement therapy.”

There’s only so many times in a day I could stand to hear the word ‘Viagra’.

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