VTech Kids: Welcoming a Spamtrap to the List

VTech Kids, a manufacturer of electronic learning products, is welcoming an email address that has never existed to its bulk email list. VTech Kids may not confirm web form subscriptions (which allows typoed and forged email addresses to be added to its list) or may have purchased a list. The ESP is Lyris, also known of as Uptilt.

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Received: from smtp.r2mmail.com (smtp.r2mmail.com [])
        by <xxx> (Postfix) with ESMTP id <xxx>
        for <xxx>; Sat, 19 Nov 2011 08:xx:xx -0600 (CST)
Received: from mail7.elabs10.com (10.10.xx.xx) by smtp.r2mmail.com (PowerMTA(TM) v3.5r15) id <xxx> 
        for <icho@abimarketinggroup.com>; Sat, 19 Nov 2011 06:xx:xx -0800 
        (envelope-from <xxx>)
To: <xxx>
Subject: =?utf-8?Q?Thank=20you=20for=20joining=20Club=20VTech!?=
Date: Sat, 19 Nov 2011 06:xx:xx -0800
DKIM-Signature: <xxx>
DomainKey-Signature: <xxx>
X-Delivery: Custom <xxx>
Reply-To: no_reply@r2mmail.com
List-Unsubscribe: <mailto:unsubscribe-<xxx>@elabs10.com?subject=<xxx>>
Content-description: <xxx>
X-Complaints-To: abuse@elabs10.com
Message-Id: <xxx>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
From: "=?utf-8?Q?VTech=20Kids?=" <no_reply@r2mmail.com>

Readable Email:

From: VTech Kids <no_reply@r2mmail.com>
To: <spamtrap>
Subject: Thank you for joining Club VTech!
Reply-To: no_reply@r2mmail.com


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