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UK planning spam?

Dan

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I just got this e-mail at work. The only place where the subject e-mail address appears is on my business cards and the APA online member directory.

We are writing to request your assistance on a collaborative research project, sponsored by the U.K. Government Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. We are hoping that you will be able to provide information about democratic involvement planning in your region. Having learned about your involvement in such issues through the AICP, we would appreciate it if you could complete the attached questionnaire entitled, "Mediation within the Spatial Planning Process." Past experience suggests that this will take around 30-45 minutes. By 'mediation' we mean the following:

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Anyone else get this? Sigh ...
 

Chet

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Nope. I'm surprised they didn't ask for your savings account numer so they could wire transfer money out of Nigeria. ;)
 

Repo Man

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I am happy to see that the APA/AICP has gone from simply trying to sell books and seminars to selling e-mail addresses.
 
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