On 7/20/05, Rebecca S. Guenther <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> We set it up to approve subscriptions because we have a lot of problems
> with spam coming into LC's email. We want to monitor that people who
> subscribe are actually interested in the list and aren't subscribing just
> to send out junk or advertisements or something. 

Just to clarify, I wasn't suggesting to leave the list wide-open to
spammers.  I was just meaning that automated approval might be easier.

In any case, I think it more important that the archive be open, so great!