Captcha word selection

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    metie
    Asked on July 30, 2010 at 12:48 PM

    I just added captcha to a form and the first two words it generated were "poison" and "waste"--not exactly the friendly experience we're going for with our clients. :) I hope I just got unlucky, but it made me curious--are there any content filters on the captcha besides (I assume) those for obscenity?

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    aytekin
    Answered on August 02, 2010 at 07:01 AM

    :) Sorry to hear that. They are probably the worst ones. Yes, the words are filtered and there are no obscene words in our list.

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    vegasnight
    Answered on February 12, 2012 at 01:31 PM

    Yea, what is up with this uninspiring list of downers: Snake, Fear, Waste, Wrong, Stiff, Poison, Amount, Shame, collection agency, good luck with your purchase ;) etc.

    Was someone going through a divorce? 
    Those are the 1st ones that come up.