File Sharing Is Not Illegal

File-sharing is not illegal. A few friends sharing files online between themselves is no more illegal than them swapping CDs or DVDs. Confusion arises regarding the scale of sharing and what kind of money is involved. At what scale of sharing does it

Date Error – If you see articles from 1969…

Somehow, there is an error in our website software and now our articles on the front page are showing that they are all posted since 1969. The dates in the detailed articles are fine. We are not in a hurry to repair such a nice error (for once). Imagine that if our...

U.S. Foreign Policy and Terrorism

Commentators often speak of hate of the U.S. as though it were a passing fad, a media creation engendered by the deliberate sensationalism of a few. The truth is that often our actions seem to connect the invisible dots of seemingly disparate points

Stock Promotion

stock promotion scam

Keys To Creating A Successful Content Website

The amount of information on the Internet is remarkable. With a simple Google search, you can uncover hundreds of potential websites on just about any subject. Many people are interested in adding to the wealth of information on the Internet by creat

Job and Fake Check Scam: Fake Abingdon Cockell Limited

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Bank of America Scam

Bank of America Scam

This phishing scam has been around for ages, just like the famous Yahooooo Awards Scam. Subject: bank of america scam Question/Comment: I have a new email address for you. It’s another way to get your user name and password, this time they are saying that...
Learning the hard way

Learning the hard way

It is surprising to hear people asking about what to do about similar letters they received, whether should they give it a try, or asking (again) if the offer is a scam. For many, it is obvious that these offers are scams. Perhaps it is because one or more of the...

Bush and Tony Blair

Sometimes we need that deserving break to watch some funny stuffs, even when it is not a scam and unreal. This love song is really funny, click the play button to watch. Bush and Tony Blair - Click Here for more great videos and pictures!

We All Hate Spam

Spam is the scourge of the Internet. Spam, as everyone knows, is the unsolicited advertisements that clog up email inboxes worldwide. Even occasional users of the Internet will know how annoying and time consuming spam can be: when logging onto the I

charmpandorajewellery.com

Watch out for websites like this, disguised as a foreign website with no contact address. It is easy to setup a shopping cart using pirated scripts and “professional” looking graphics. The guys behind these did not make any effort to hide their whois...

Quality of Spam Emails Needs Improvement

In reality, spam emails are similar to the good old days when we receive unsolicited sales/marketing faxes and brochures. The only difference is that clearing spam emails incur time, cost (anti-spam software) and resources, while the latter is a wast

Ok Ok I am SORRY!

Ok, I need to apologize (again for the umpth time) that I have not been reading my emails and updating this website. I am really sorry because this website started out in anger because of all those stupid emails that we received each day esp. the 419 scams. We have...

I am a computer-retard

Someone wrote: Question/Comment: I am a computer-retard.  Really.  I bought a program, can’t get into it, can’t open my documents.  Can’t you call me, please]]> to walk me through downloading? cell xxxxxxxxx And I somewhat agree to that first...

About the Affiliates and Blogging

Someone mentioned about creating a blog to sell “affiliate products”. We would like to clarify that we are not affiliated to the guest writers who posted articles on our site. And we do not earn any money through the “referral” when a visitor...

Learning the hard way

It is surprising to hear people asking about what to do about similar letters they received, whether should they give it a try, or asking (again) if the offer is a scam. For many, it is obvious that these offers are scams. Perhaps it is because one or more of the...

419 Scam: Fake Mamoud Salif Offers $22.5m

Fake Name: Mamoud Salif Offer Type: Money Transfer Transfer Amount: $22.5 million only Storyline: A rich agricultural equipment supplier died in an aircrash. The scammer is asking you to act as the Next-of-Kin and receive the funds. Location: Claims to be somewhere in...

Disney Vacation Scam

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Decency Wins Over Cultural Decay

I will admit I was getting a little worried about the recently nixed Fox interview with O.J. Simpson as well as Judith Regan's decision to publish his book. The short lived media frenzy regarding the O.J. Simpson book, If I Did It, as well as Judit

Running A Home Based Business Can Be Lucrative

Home-based businesses account for over 400 billion dollars a year in income. Over 150 million people in North America alone now operate some type of business endeavor. Home-based sewing businesses are becoming increasingly popular as more people are

Moving Scam

By Andrea F. SiegelSeated briefly before resuming last-minute packing, Connie Hansen waved at a stack of nine cartons of books in her bedroom. "We have probably another 100 boxes of books,"

Canadian Lottery – Visitor’s Post

Subject: Canadian Lottery Question/Comment: I just wanted to let you guys know and hopefully, you will post this information for all to see, that my father got a letter in the mail with a $4900 check for his to cash and it had a number for him to ca

Financial Aid Scams

Financial Aid Scams

The Best Identity Theft Protection

The best identity theft protection can be hard to find and incorporate into your daily habits. Identity theft is becoming a crime of choice these days because it is so easy to get away with. It is approximated that over 7 million individuals fell v

Lottery Scam: Nokia Lottery Promotion

Even Nokia is not spared by 419 scammers. "You have won  750,000.000 Pounds ( SEVEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND POUNDS ) in the NOKIA LOTTERY PROMOTIONS Email Sweepstakes Program Corporation, held in the Uk. Please contact the agency for the clai

419 Scam: I still need a partner to transfer USD 18million…

I and two other colleagues are currently in need of a silent foreign partner whose bank account we can use to transfer the sum of Eighteen Million Five Hundred Thousand U.S. dollars. This fund accrued legitimately to us as commission from foreign contracts, through our private connections. The fund is presently waiting to be remitted through an offshore funds manager to any overseas beneficiary confirmed by us as associate/receiver. By virtue of our positions as civil servants in my country, we cannot acquire this money in our names.

Protective Software for Shareware Users

Shareware and freeware users have a solution to the multiple spyware problems they run into with Paretologic's Xoftspy Spyware Remover. Sources from the company said their product is for anyone who surfs the internet or shares their internet commu