This is what happens when you reply to spam email

This is what happens when you reply to spam email
January 25, 2016 ted.com
spam email

We’ve all seen them lurking in our email inboxes… Unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country, and other clearly suspicious (not to mention too good to be true) spam emails. Your first thought probably entails deleting spam email immediately, never look back, and do not reply. But comedian and writer James Veitch had some mischievous plans of his own for these ruthless spammers. In this truly hilarious TED talk, he cleverly narrates a several-weeks-long communicative exchange with a guy called “Solomon” who offered to cut him in on an irresistible deal…

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