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Once Again– I’m A Millionaire! In the span of 48 hours, I have won $3,825,900…


Mrs.Dayzers Loterij (¹)

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Sent: Thu 1/15/09 8:44 PM

Ref No.17/324/113
Batch No.448/1803734
Ticket/Series No.RJ975489
Amount Won: $2,500,000.00 USD

Attn: Lucky Winner,

Upon the conclusion of our recent e-lottery draws, your email address was selected from an exclusive list of 1,00,000 email addresses generated from an internet resource database.

You are therefore to receive a cash prize of $2,500,000.00. (Two Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) .

To file for the processing of your prize sum payment, you are advised to contact our Certified and Accredited claims agent for category "A" winners with the information below:

Name: Mr.Hugh Gareth
Fax: +31-847-393-086

You are advice to provide him with the following information:

Telephone/Fax number:

NOTE: Ensure to quote your Reference Numbers in all your communication with your claims agent.All winnings must be claimed not later than 14 days, thereafter unclaimed funds would be included in the next stake. Remember to quote your reference information in all correspondence.

Sincerely Yours,
Mrs.Dayzers Loterij³
Lottery Coordinator.
Thank you and congratulations!!!

¹ is the domain “Hong Kong”.
² is the domain “China”
³ is the domain “Netherlands”

Today’s free link: The Animal Rescue Site has an agreement with charitably-minded advertisers, where they will donate money for food for sheltered animals.. for each click of the “click to give” button.

January 16, 2009 Posted by | advice, cyber crime, e-mail, Internet scam | , , , , | Leave a comment

Hey! I’m rich!

English e-Lottery (

165 FULHAM PALACE RD . W6 8JB UNITED KINGDOM.This E-mail is to inform you that you emerge a winner of$2,500,000 USD, on our online draws which was played on the20th of June, 2008. For further Information contact our claims Agent Sir Moro Williams(Esq) via email: You are to provide him with the information’s below via email 1.Name:,2.Address:,3.Marital Status:,4.Occupation:,5.Age:6.Sex:,7.Mobile:,8.Country Of Residence:Congratulations once again.
—————————————————————-This message was sent using IMP, the Internet Messaging Program.

Two and-a half million!!!
Let’s see.. first, I’ll buy a new car (I’ve always liked those Dodge Vipers) .. and then, maybe go see Disney World…

Do people still fall for these scams? Is anyone that dumb naive and gullible? They must be, because this was in today’s mail.
Ah, spam.. don’t you love it?
To read my article on how Monty Python is responsible, click here.

I hope all of you are ready to enjoy a long Holiday weekend, which we Americans will have thanks to one little piece of paper.. “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.”
Today’s free link: The Constitutional Resources Project Learn about it, see the original, take inspiration. A great website for teachers.

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July 3, 2008 Posted by | advice, cyber crime, Internet scam, Phishing, phraud, security, spam and junk mail, tech | , , , , , , | Leave a comment