Monday, August 17, 2009
White House shuts down fishy-snitch
By MIKE ALLEN | 8/17/09 12:43 PM EDT | Politico
Following a furor over how the data would be used, the White House has shut down an electronic tip box — firstname.lastname@example.org — that was set up to receive information on “fishy” claims about President Barack Obama’s health plan.
E-mails to that address now bounce back with the message: “The e-mail address you just sent a message to is no longer in service. We are now accepting your feedback about health insurance reform via http://www.whitehouse.gov/realitycheck.”
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Bonus prize: White House will stop spamming folks.