Read Thread: Spam!
Someday my nigerian prince will come! Once I send him that $$$$ check...
Y'know, those scams must work on some people. Otherwise they wouldn't keep doing it.
Ya know, it's dinner time here, and I'm trying to motivate myself to go cook. I see this, and think "Yeah...some good Spam recipes for dinner!" But noooooo, my hopes for gourmet canned meat product are dashed again. Back to eating it raw out of the can!
We actually had a client who sent a bunch of money to someone because she won a lottery in England. My boss told her to call the FBI.
One time my nephew was playing online poker. There was no money involved, but there could be; basically, you were invited to play for no stakes until you were ready to start gambling. My brother and I mused about the chances that the site was legit, ran honest games, etc., so my nephew decided to look into it. He quickly discovered that the poker site was hosted in Costa Rica. "Yeah, you'll get your money back from that!"