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10 Aug 2019
Buying Ratings

McDonald’s receipt: “Tell us how we’re doing!  Rate (5) highly satisfied to receive One FREE …” A forum post: “Hello developer.  I am offering you 1000+ 5 star review on your google play store apps/games.  If you are interested in review then please send to me your whatsapp number …” [or maybe just a scam to get your […]

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26 Jun 2019
Clickbait

TL;DR: roughly 12% of the page was content One of the lowest forms of advertising is “clickbait” sites, which FaceBook loves to inject into your feed. My current practice is that if I see a clickbait site’s “promotions” scroll by more than once I permanently block that site. On rare occasions, in moments of weakness, […]

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16 Jun 2019
The Honorable O

A final riff on the quirky (mis)use of my name…. Way back in time, either through mistyping or bad OCR, the “Horn” in “Larry O. Horn” got turned into “Honr”, which led to some interesting mail. That “Honr” became “Honorable”, so I received mail addressed to:     Larry O the Honorable with the affectionate salutation     Dear […]

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14 Jun 2019
Hi, I’m Olin

In the continuing saga of junk postal mail, a new variation has shown up — “Olin Horn”. I’m eagerly awaiting a slew of new fodder for my shredder. This did remind me that in my high school days I began signing my homework as “L. Olin Horn”. Perhaps I was tired of “Larry”, or tired […]

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12 Jun 2019
Not a tax prep company

I’ve been wondering why I’ve been getting a lot of junk postal mail addressed to the company “Larry Olin Horn” for the last couple years; mostly business credit scams, but also other interesting stuff, even an occasional sample trinket (cheaper by the thousand) to hand out to my “customers”. Perhaps it’s the bogus listing I […]

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12 Jan 2015
GPG / PGP keys for 2015

My GPG/PGP public keys for 2015, valid for one year, also available from a keyserver near you. Replace the “:FOO:” with “@” for proper addresses. Personal correspondence: – Larry Olin Horn (lohnet 2015) <hornlo:FOO:lohnet.org> – Fingerprint: 8267 80C1 4E42 C842 2531 7C50 35B3 5C3A CFC9 65AD Business: – Larry Olin Horn (ptk 2015) <larry.horn:FOO:ptk.org> – […]

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05 Feb 2014
GPG / PGP keys for 2014

My GPG/PGP public keys for 2014, valid for one year, also available from a keyserver near you. Replace the “:FOO:” with “@” for proper addresses. Personal correspondence: – Larry Olin Horn (lohnet 2014) <hornlo:FOO:lohnet.org> – Fingerprint: 6CE1 684B 51FA 154A 3E9F 90E9 CD10 42E5 74D3 FFB3 Business: – Larry Olin Horn (ptk 2014) <larry.horn:FOO:ptk.org> – […]

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30 Apr 2013
Still alive and kicking

Thanks for the phone calls checking on me. Note that the obit in the Clarion-Ledger is not mine.

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08 Jan 2013
GPG / PGP keys for 2013

My GPG/PGP public keys for 2013, valid for one year, also available from a keyserver near you. Replace the “:FOO:” with “@” for proper addresses. Personal correspondence: – Larry Olin Horn (lohnet 2013) <hornlo:FOO:lohnet.org> – Fingerprint: 670B F67F AC19 02DE D4BD B8A6 45AD F013 57B4 2262 Business: – Larry Olin Horn (ptk 2013) <larry.horn:FOO:ptk.org> – […]

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25 Jan 2012
GPG / PGP keys for 2012

My GPG/PGP public keys for 2012, valid for one year, also available from a keyserver near you. Replace the “:FOO:” with “@” for proper addresses. Personal correspondence: – Larry Olin Horn (lohnet 2012) <hornlo:FOO:lohnet.org> – Fingerprint: 7970 A8CE A806 AF13 22DE 6423 516C 2C8D C143 C726 Business: – Larry Olin Horn (ptk 2012) <hornlo:FOO:ptk.org> – […]

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