Some people seem to believe that blogs exists to push products or serve as some kind of alternative advertising vehicles.
Here is an e-mail that Changingaging.org blogmaster Kavan Peterson recently received…
Because your blog discusses health and nutrition, you may be
interested in a new a grapefruit juice that promotes good health and
can help people lose weight. Indian River Select has just introduced
Indian River Select Crown Gold Reserve Ultra Slimming Grapefruit Juice
in many grocery and gourmet stores.
The juice is made from 100 percent Florida ruby red grapefruits. The
Indian River region on Florida’s eastern coast produces what many
consider the best-tasting grapefruits in the nation.
Ultra Slimming Grapefruit Juice is enhanced with calcium, omega 3 and
added fiber. The calcium in the juice helps keep bones strong. Many
older people lack enough calcium in their diets because they can’t
digest dairy foods, the primary source for calcium, Lisa Scott, a
clinical nutritionist at UCSF Mount Zion Medical Center who works with
elderly patients, tells WebMD
Ultra-Slimming Grapefruit juice?!?!?!
Bwaaaaaa Haaaaa Haaaa Haaaaa!!!!
These people have no idea who we are or what this blog is about.
By the way, the e-mail concludes…
If you would more information and to speak to company executives,
please contact Hugo H. Ottolenghi at email@example.com or me.