Here are some of the latest offerings:
"FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION"
SPAM:SPAM: Advise To Contact
THIS IS AN OFFICIAL ADVICE FROM THE FBI FOREIGN REMITTANCE/TELEGRAPHIC DEPT., IT HAS COME TO OUR NOTICE THAT THE C.B.N (CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA) HAS RELEASED The paper work of 100,500,000.00 U.S DOLLARS INTO BANK OF AMERICA which was been handled by GUARANTY TRUST BANK PLC. and your name was included as the BENEFICIARY,BY INHERITANCE MEANS.
There, of course, is a link for me to "send" my signature. Somebody needs to tell this asshat that there is no FBI FOREIGN....FBI only deals with US crime. Also, some lawyer lackey would have been sent to my abode with paperwork if this were remotely true.
With only a PDF attachment .......huh? Yeah, I'm clicking on that right quick!From: "Loterias del Estado"
Subject: Award Notification
From: "UniversitiesNews.com Editorial"
Subject: News Portal for Universities Worldwide - UniversitiesNews.com
This one got through to my in box probably because of the word universities.
But here's the fun part:
We are pleased to inform you about our News Portal for Universities Worldwide. www.universitiesnews.comUniversitiesNews.com has been online for more than 1 year and has been continuously updating news related to education fraternity. It will be wrong to say that this site is the best but yes, we can say It is no less.
You're the best? That's why no one has ever hear of you.
And my favorite:
And my favorite:
From: "Karen"Karen, please do us all a favor and go gain yourself.
Subject: I WILL HELP OK
HELLO MY NAME IS KAREN SHAW I LIVE IN NEW YORK, I LOST MY HUSBAND AND THREE KIDS IN FATAL ACCIDENT IN 2005. SINCE THEN I COULD NOT GAIN MYSELF. HOWEVER, I WILL LOVE TO HELP PEOPLE IN NEED AND THE BUSINESS MAN AND WOMAN WHO NEED LOAN AND ALSO NEED MONEY FOR BUSINESS.
IF YOU NEED MY HELP PLEASE CONTACT ME I WILL HELP YOU FINANCIALLY.
MAY GOD BLESS YOU