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Submission + - excessive spam or lost email?

An anonymous reader writes: it's safe to say that most email providers are experiencing one of two extremes: an influx of spam flooding their inboxes every day, or an influx of customers complaining of lost email. i ask the slashdotters...which is worse, and which are you willing to tolerate to avoid the other? spam catcher systems are iffy at best. i'm curious to see how everyone answers this one.

We can found no scientific discipline, nor a healthy profession on the technical mistakes of the Department of Defense and IBM. -- Edsger Dijkstra