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  1. jamesA

    jamesA Well known pissed off telephone guy VIP

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    First time I've ever gotten this email.

    If I paid for my own cell, I'd call the number just for the hell of it.

    Seriously, people still fall for this? "I won a sweepstakes I didn't enter!!! Here's my name, age, sex, SS number and all that!"
     
  2. phyregod

    phyregod !!YTINASNI

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    Yes. They send out 10 million copies of that email at a time. Its an automatic filter.. Intelligent people know better and ignore it.. people who are that fucking gullible jump in line to be financially raped. Fish in a barrel kind of thing.
     
  3. D16Civic

    D16Civic Matt

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    I can't believe there are that many dumb fish in the barrel.

    I've never gotten that one either. I do have several dead uncles in Europe and former co-workers in China that have left me money though.
     
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    Drake Well-Known Member VIP

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    All it takes is a handful each time they send out the scam and they are good to go. Emails like these cost pennies. It really is free money. Now spear phishing is a different breed. That shit takes time but the pay off is generally a lot bigger.
     
  5. serrilion

    serrilion In my own little world! VIP

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    lol... i got that email i think, least the junk folder said i did lol!
     
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    reckedracing TTIWWOP VIP

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    the girl that worked as a secretary at my job about 4 years ago was ready to quit her job when she got one of these emails.
     
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    Taco15 I wear stretchy pants VIP

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    my leasing agent got that email on the work computer.
     
  8. raikjdm

    raikjdm New Member

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    Lol. You guys are lucky. Haven't gotten one yet.
     
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