Set up a feedback form on your web site, and you get cruft like:
I am a marketer and am interested in buying the e-mail addresses of all your community colleges.
Sure! Your odds are as good as a July blizzard in Phoenix.
At least this spam merchant was direct.
The post "Stupid Email Request of the Week" was originally slapped on the butt by a cigar smoking doctor yelling "It's a post!" at CogDogBlog (http://cogdogblog.com/2004/03/stupid-email/) on March 8, 2004.