bozo filter

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bozo filter

A filter that one can enable in an email account to prevent correspondence from someone irritating or obnoxious. Wow, that was rude—I'm definitely adding him to my bozo filter now.
See also: bozo, filter

bozo filter

n. a setting on an internet email reader that will filter out selected annoying people. (Refers to bozo, a jerk.) Welcome to my bozo filter, jerk!
See also: bozo, filter
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A better approach is to set up "bozo filters," or rules in your e-mail program.
However, Nielson's discussion and rendering of interesting people and applying "bozo filters" I found flawed and offensive.
In response to Webber: It is sad but true: With enough people and Web sites clamoring for your attention, you do need a bozo filter to focus your attention on the most valuable ones.