[funsec] "l337 h4x0r h4ndb00k" reaction

Rob, grandpa of Ryan, Trevor, Devon & Hannah rMslade at shaw.ca
Thu Jun 19 20:21:57 CDT 2008

A couple of years ago I reviewed "l337 h4x0r h4ndb00k" (Elite hacker 
handbook).  (It wasn't great.)

Today I received:

Date sent:      	Thu, 19 Jun 2008 16:35:53 -0700 (PDT)
From:           	liamsp5590 at gmail.com

>   wat r you talking about? The book was awsome! It encourages u to
> learn new prog languages like VBS and batch(well batch isn't really a
> prog lang, but anyways) Sure it didn't tell u how to hack the CIA
> website of make a insane end-of-the-world-virus, but d u actually
> think worm would be able to put all dat in a book then sell it? He'd
> have the FBI at his door. If he would be even allowed 2 sell it. Who
> ever u are u need to get an update on current laws. Well mr. Rober M.
> Slade please think before actually posting. And by the way, linux is
> definetly not more user-friendly than windows. I'm not saying windows
> is better cause its not, but linux definetly is not easy all the time.
> U have t "Build" things all the time, u have to worry about updating
> ur kernel about evry 6 months, Windows is simple, almost useless but
> definetly more user friendly. So welcome bac to planet earth! hope u
> enjoy ur stay.
> P.S Worm, ur book rocks, make a sequel!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11
> 1!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1

I'm not sure whether this is an actual wannabe, or a very clever parody ...

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people, and neither do we.                           - G. W. Bush

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