File Under “Duh”

By Deane Barker on July 24, 2003

Re: The false spam you requested: Man, my secret contact in Nigeria is going to be upset when he hears this. Hopefully the $30 million we’re transferring out of the country will make him feel better.

“The Federal Trade Commission recently issued a finding that probably won’t come as a shock to many computer users: Two-thirds of spam contains false information.”