They are much tinier than their hundred URL laden predecessors, but the newst breed of WordPress spam roaches are awfully deceiving- these are all critters who had their little legs caught in SpamKarma 2 (only because I have set it to require moderation for all posts):

I was searching the web and found your entry. I really like your site and found it worth while reading through the posts. I am looking to publish a comprehensive site reviewing many different articles and blog. Please feel free to take a look at my blog at XXXX XXXXX XXXXX and add anything your want.

Hi my friend. I need to add a blog based on backup chart schedule tape weekly. Can you tell me where to get the blog software you have? Is is a ton of money?. Much appreciated, MYLES xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx

Hi i am totally blown away with the blogs people have created its so much fun to read alot of good info and you have also one of the best blogs !! :)

Stopping by. I am trying to start my own blog on xxxx xxxxxxx disk. If you don’t mind me asking who did you use to design your blog? Did it take long to implement?. Valued Info, GONZALO xxxxxx xxxxxx xxx

Love your blog!! though I sometimes disagree with you, you really are intelligent. Always good to read you.

Can I subscribe to this blogs feed? Newbie in Phoenix

Can I subscribe to this blogs feed? Newbie in San Diego

These are actually quite human sounding (some even flattering), and the roachiness appears in a single URL, in the repetition (though these are often spaced hours apart). I’ve found it worthwhile to let them queue up a bit in the SpamKarma 2 moderation pile for a while.

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