Re: Way to eliminate nutcases from newsfeed

Ted Leonard (
Tue, 03 Dec 1996 11:04:13 -0600

In article <>, (Noel Dickover) wrote:

>I just started playing around with a new newsgroup reader (Microplanet
>Gravity), and it allows me to put "rules" in place. For instance, I put
>in a rule that says "If "Conrad" appears in the "From" section, remove
>from list. Theoretically, this could say "Whitaker" or anyone else.
>This has made my newsreading immensely more pleasurable, and No, I'm not
>connected with the company. I just recently downloaded a 30 trail copy
>from their website.
>You can also set it to remove news messages with words like "coal" in
>the subject area.

Ya, aln€t kill files great. Eddy the troll earned a place in mine awhile
back and things have got better. Now if people would just quit responding
to him...

Ted Leonard