Sunday, August 29, 2010

Quality of Spam is Declining

Just got this email:

from: Pardo, Natalia
to: ""

date: Sun, Aug 29, 2010 at 3:01 PM
subject: Hello {Contact me via}‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏

I am Helena Ethan, a Christian. I have picked you for an inheritance of $8.4 million Dollar's. Please contact me for more details via this email:

These spammers today, I tell you. How lazy can you get? No Nigerian colonels, no secret lottery, nothing. And this bozo is from New Zealand. They speak English there (sort of). "$8.4 million Dollar's"?


Anonymous said...

I wonder how much the inheritance is worth? Might be worth an email.

Arnold said...

I find the "a Christian" after the name really funny! LOL!

Dave said...

But see ... it's $ dollars ... that's dollars-squared. It's kind of like acceleration.