I suspect that this is their policy toward anyone accessing the site
with Safari on a Mac. Undoubtedly, a desirable demographic.
On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 2:28 PM, David Uspal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I was just there and I didn't have a problem with the checkbox (I was able to uncheck it without a problem). It's possible that they just really, really want you specifically on their mailing list....
> David K. Uspal
> Technology Development Specialist
> Falvey Memorial Library
> Phone: 610-519-8954
> Email: [log in to unmask]
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Cary Gordon
> Sent: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 5:02 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: [CODE4LIB] Hotel registration - This was a test, right?
> I just registered for an overflow block room at
> I noticed when I got to the Guest Details page that there was a
> checkbox in the Contact Information block -- "Yes, I'd like to be
> notified..." -- which was checked (not surprising) and not changeable
> (that was surprising). Peeking at the code, I noticed that the form
> tag had the words, "checked" and "disabled".
> Now, since nobody could be so slimy as to do this intentionally
> (right?). I helped them out by using my in-browser editor to correct
> this oversight, because I wouldn't want them to waste electrons
> sending me email that I don't want.
> Hmmm... Check this box to tithe 20 percent of your income to the
> library... Could work.
> Cary Gordon
> The Cherry Hill Company
The Cherry Hill Company