Proposed Alternatives: “Spam Notice,” “Email Filter,” “Sequestered Email,” etc.

Just a helpful suggestion to Microsoft, purveyor of the ubiquitous “Office 360” software suite, while everyone’s sensitivity is, shall we say, “heightened” at the moment:

At least for the next several months, you may want to consider using a synonym for “Quarantine notification,” the message I (and doubtless millions of others) receive nightly regarding Spam and otherwise suspect emails in our inboxes.

Let’s reserve the word “quarantine” for people, and otherwise limit its usage as much as possible while the coronavirus pandemic plays out.

You’re welcome . . .

About the author

Ross Kaplan has 19+ years experience selling real estate all over the Twin Cities. He is also a 12-time consecutive "Super Real Estate Agent," as determined by Mpls. - St. Paul Magazine and Twin Cities Business Magazine. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Ross was an attorney (corporate law), CPA, and entrepreneur. He holds an economics degree from Stanford.

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