Frauds, Scams & Urban Myths

How not to buy a brick in a box off the back of a truck.
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  • Opportunity
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Tue Feb 06, 2007 1:41 pm
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    Tue Feb 06, 2007 4:29 pm
  • Indeed, yet more.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Fri Jan 19, 2007 10:53 am
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    Last post by DrMatt
    Sat Jan 20, 2007 1:12 am
  • Stem-cell funding passes House, faces veto threat
    by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Jan 12, 2007 3:23 pm
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:04 pm
  • How they steal your card at ATM
    by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Dec 23, 2006 3:41 pm
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    Last post by Kristopher
    Fri Jan 05, 2007 4:04 am
  • More and more etc.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Tue Dec 26, 2006 7:04 am
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    Last post by ed
    Wed Dec 27, 2006 4:53 pm
  • Yet more...etc.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Sat Dec 16, 2006 3:50 am
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    Last post by DrMatt
    Sun Dec 17, 2006 2:06 am
  • Your resume; position in our corporation
    by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Dec 09, 2006 3:09 pm
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    Last post by Abdul Alhazred
    Sat Dec 09, 2006 6:21 pm
  • New Twist on the old Nigerian Scam...(featuring Saddam!)
    by Marian » Mon Nov 27, 2006 7:12 am
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    Last post by Goshawk
    Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:19 am
  • An old new twist
    by Nigel » Mon Oct 02, 2006 11:27 pm
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    Last post by Kristopher
    Sun Nov 19, 2006 4:57 pm
  • A new one.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:49 pm
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    Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:49 pm
  • Collection Agencies
    by DrMatt » Sat Oct 28, 2006 4:44 pm
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    Sun Oct 29, 2006 6:17 pm
  • email from service17418@3588paypal-us.com
    by 9happy » Tue Oct 24, 2006 1:03 am
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    Last post by gnome
    Tue Oct 24, 2006 3:23 pm
  • God poll hoaxes
    by Abdul Alhazred » Mon Oct 02, 2006 12:27 am
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    Mon Oct 02, 2006 12:27 am
  • Got a phishing e-mail
    by Vic Daring » Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:19 pm
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Sat Sep 23, 2006 2:24 am
  • I don get it...
    by NightG1 » Wed Sep 20, 2006 12:59 am
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    Last post by Abdul Alhazred
    Wed Sep 20, 2006 2:19 pm
  • Awesome
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Thu Sep 14, 2006 6:19 am
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    Last post by ed
    Mon Sep 18, 2006 6:13 pm
  • OK - wtf?
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Thu Sep 14, 2006 11:55 am
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    Last post by gnome
    Mon Sep 18, 2006 5:27 pm
  • Cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey
    by xouper » Fri Sep 01, 2006 12:53 pm
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Sun Sep 03, 2006 10:48 am
  • Woo Spam! (The Secret Code of X2O)
    by Marian » Fri Jul 14, 2006 10:57 am
    8 Replies
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    Last post by DrMatt
    Tue Aug 22, 2006 7:16 pm
  • No Comment:"Massage Therapy 2006"(Spam in Spanish)
    by DrMatt » Mon Aug 21, 2006 11:16 pm
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    Last post by 9happy
    Mon Aug 21, 2006 11:24 pm
  • The Nigerians have tracked me down!
    by asthmatic camel » Fri Aug 18, 2006 5:25 am
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    Fri Aug 18, 2006 4:42 pm
  • Yeah.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Tue Aug 08, 2006 2:34 pm
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    Last post by Nyarlathotep
    Wed Aug 09, 2006 2:40 pm
  • The worst 419 scam-mail I have ever received
    by NightG1 » Sat Jul 22, 2006 10:40 am
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    Last post by ed
    Mon Jul 31, 2006 5:49 pm
  • US 419 victim shoots preacher husband
    by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Jul 20, 2006 4:07 pm
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    Last post by Doctor X
    Sat Jul 22, 2006 8:06 am
  • Collectors
    by DrMatt » Mon Jun 26, 2006 12:52 pm
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    Last post by specious_reasons
    Thu Jul 20, 2006 7:29 pm
  • Advanced tedium
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Mon Jun 26, 2006 10:49 pm
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    Last post by DrMatt
    Sat Jul 15, 2006 1:13 pm
  • A new take on an existing scam.....
    by ratbag » Sun Jun 25, 2006 1:12 pm
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    Sun Jun 25, 2006 1:12 pm
  • Congratulations!
    by DrMatt » Mon Jun 19, 2006 6:58 pm
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    Last post by ratbag
    Mon Jun 19, 2006 8:17 pm
  • 419 Eater
    by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Jun 15, 2006 1:03 am
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    Last post by Evolver
    Thu Jun 15, 2006 1:17 pm
  • Hurm sank.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Wed Jun 07, 2006 8:35 am
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    Last post by Doctor X
    Wed Jun 07, 2006 1:37 pm
  • A new take on some old crap
    by ratbag » Fri May 12, 2006 7:15 am
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    Last post by Grammatron
    Mon May 15, 2006 8:23 pm
  • Story from Hungary suffers from over-verification
    by Abdul Alhazred » Thu May 04, 2006 9:48 pm
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    Last post by Kristopher
    Fri May 05, 2006 12:30 am
  • Check out this sob story...
    by NightG1 » Wed Mar 08, 2006 12:16 am
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    Last post by Doctor X
    Mon Apr 24, 2006 2:06 pm
  • Hurm cat
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Tue Apr 04, 2006 4:25 pm
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    Last post by CC
    Thu Apr 20, 2006 5:43 am
  • Hurm pi
    by DrMatt » Wed Mar 22, 2006 9:48 pm
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    Last post by Doc Dish
    Fri Mar 24, 2006 1:42 pm
  • More tedium parte deux.
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Thu Mar 16, 2006 10:16 pm
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    Last post by gnome
    Fri Mar 17, 2006 12:50 am
  • More tedium
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Mon Oct 10, 2005 8:49 am
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Thu Mar 16, 2006 7:19 am
  • I found your e-mail address as a real Child of God
    by Abdul Alhazred » Mon Mar 13, 2006 2:47 am
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    Last post by ratbag
    Mon Mar 13, 2006 9:59 am
  • Hurm II
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Sat Feb 25, 2006 3:36 pm
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Sat Feb 25, 2006 3:36 pm
  • have you ever taken positive steps against spammers/scammers
    by ratbag » Fri Jan 06, 2006 7:15 pm
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    Last post by Abdul Alhazred
    Tue Feb 07, 2006 5:11 pm
  • Hurm...
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Mon Jan 23, 2006 7:32 pm
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    Last post by CHARLEY_BIGTIME
    Mon Jan 23, 2006 7:32 pm
  • Russian Tycoon Is Spammers' New Target
    by Abdul Alhazred » Mon Jan 16, 2006 5:43 am
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    Last post by Doctor X
    Mon Jan 16, 2006 8:35 am
  • Getting to our costumers
    by Beleth » Mon Oct 17, 2005 6:01 pm
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    Last post by DrMatt
    Mon Nov 07, 2005 3:50 am
  • A new wrinkle on the 419 scam
    by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Sep 30, 2005 9:43 pm
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    Last post by Vitnir
    Sat Oct 08, 2005 9:47 am
  • More from ebay
    by Nigel » Tue Dec 21, 2004 6:23 pm
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    Last post by tim
    Sat Sep 17, 2005 6:18 am
  • Hurm...
    by CHARLEY_BIGTIME » Sun Sep 11, 2005 5:24 pm
    13 Replies
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    Last post by Doctor X
    Tue Sep 13, 2005 1:34 am
  • Simple interest bi-weekly mortgages are a rip-off.
    by Mycroft » Tue Aug 23, 2005 5:16 am
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    Tue Aug 23, 2005 5:16 am
  • Direct Fax Surveys
    by Beleth » Wed Apr 06, 2005 10:13 pm
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    Last post by Quester_X
    Fri Aug 19, 2005 7:17 pm
  • Predatory lending
    by seebs » Sun Dec 19, 2004 10:37 am
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    Last post by Mycroft
    Thu Aug 18, 2005 10:42 pm
  • Way to go, dumbass: Buried treasure a hoax
    by Hexxenhammer » Fri Apr 29, 2005 2:50 pm
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    Last post by Grammatron
    Fri Apr 29, 2005 5:33 pm