Yes and No.
Yes - The newbies didn't know what spam was at the time
No - The original members just let it happene and didn't say anything, the only persone who said something was ES. Other members just was like: Well all the noobs are here and stuff like that.
-ignorance is no excuse
-i recall darkish, nappy, and i opposing the newbies' spam from the very start
Whatever lets just drop it and talk about something else.