Top

This is what happens when you reply to a scammer




Suspicious emails: unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country. They pop up in our inboxes, and standard procedure is to delete on sight. But what happens when you reply? Follow along as writer and comedian James Veitch narrates a hilarious, weeks-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal.





video



















Comedian and writer
For James Veitch, a British writer and comedian with a mischievous side, spam emails proved the perfect opening to have some fun, playing the scammers at their own game. Full bio








Hilarious Email Exchanges


Thread of Email Exchange With a Scammer Turned Into A Hilarious Story

London-based comedian James Veitch spent the last two years replying to spam emails and compiling the often hilarious conversations that ensued. “Dot Con,” a book of these interactions, was published this year and is available on Amazon.

“I set up multiple pseudonymous email accounts and began replying to spam,” Veitch told Mashable. “This must have put me on some sort of list because the spam came in a torrent and I replied to as much as I could


funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-35

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-9

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-10

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-11

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-12

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-13

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-14

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-15

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-16

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-17

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-18

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-19

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-20

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-21

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-22

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-23

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-24

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-25

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-26

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-27

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-28

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-29

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-30

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-31

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-32

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-33

funny-spam-email-reply-conversations-james-veitch-34

You can pick up your own copy of Dot Con on Amazon



Finances caught short 
1 simple quick obligation free call with Australia's leading short term Commercial money lender 
No upfront or regular payments required



Peter
 Melzer Dip FS (Financial Planning)
Director/Responsible Officer 
F:  08 63144728   M: 0418944910  E: peter@quecapital.com 
: 2 Centro Ave Subiaco, Western Australia 6008
Australian Credit Licence No:  370981 

QueCapital.com




















Other news






News items



  • Tony Abbott’s Pension WOW WOW WOW Tony Abbott’s pension will be bigger than his MP paycheck. Here’s whyBecause Tony came into power before 2004, his pension will rise when pollies’ salaries do.Tony ...
    Posted by Happi Mess
  • Free KFC food for 12 mths gets you Arrested KZN man arrested for eating at KFC free for a year by saying head office sent him to taste if they are up to standard.We've all got a ...
    Posted by Happi Mess
  • Perth Mess Hall is Perth's 1st permanent food truck park Perth’s first permanent food truck park is set to tantalise people’s tastebuds when it opens tomorrow night.The Perth Mess Hall will take over the Old Swan Barracks ...
    Posted 9 May 2019, 18:44 by Happi Mess
  • Australia to FREEZE over in May 2019 Antarctic cold front to send temperatures plummeting source An Antarctic cold front is set to bring an icy chill right across Australia - with temperatures up to 10C lower than average ...
    Posted 9 May 2019, 04:46 by Happi Mess
  • 10 mtr whale found deep in the Amazon No One Knows How a 10 Tonne Whale Ended Up Deep in the Amazon Jungle Scientists are baffled by the recent discovery of a 10-ton humpback whale found dead ...
    Posted 29 Apr 2019, 02:19 by Happi Mess
  • World's first Groceries delivery drone Yesterday, Alphabet's drone delivery company Wing announced it's launching one of the world's first drone delivery services in Canberra, Australia following regulatory approval. ✈️📦How it works: Customers ...
    Posted 29 Apr 2019, 02:20 by Happi Mess
  • Rollercoaster approved for Matagarup bridge sourceMatagarup bridge rollercoasterIt was reported last week that Perth has missed out on a number of high-profile tourism projects in recent years because of bureaucratic red tape ...
    Posted 1 Apr 2019, 01:56 by Happi Mess
  • megga Vegan Youtuber busted eating meat Famous Vegan Youtuber gets Caught in Mexico Devouring Meat. Vegan community in Shambles FREE QR reader share this page https://linkfox.io/1Qcfu stats sl fvybem source One of the ...
    Posted 21 Mar 2019, 01:44 by Happi Mess
  • 2019 Perth ranking tops in Forbes world destinations Perth has been included on the Forbes list of the world’s top travel destinationsimage First contact sculpture at entrance to Elizabeth Quay Swan river Perth CBDQR code ...
    Posted 21 Mar 2019, 01:43 by Happi Mess
  • How To Get To Kings Park Kings Park is one of Western Australia’s most famous must-see places to visit which overlooks the City of Perth. Getting to Kings Park from your hotel or accommodation ...
    Posted 28 Feb 2019, 22:32 by Happi Mess
  • Historical Paddle boat the Swan River The paddle-steamer Decoy — a feature of the Swan River for three decades — is going back to the future.From this weekend, the distinctive 32-year-old vessel — the only ...
    Posted 14 Feb 2019, 21:58 by Happi Mess
  • Hoodoo Gurus rock South Perth Feb 23rd 2019 Media Release 13 February 2019 SPCCSouth Perth SoundsAustralian rock legends, the Hoodoo Gurus are set to rock South Perth Sounds when the free community concert returns to Sir ...
    Posted 14 Feb 2019, 21:51 by Happi Mess
  • Handcrafted Merry Go Round at Elizabeth Quay A HANDCRAFTED Venetian carousel fit for Mary Poppins has been commissioned for Perth's Elizabeth Quay precinct.Planning Minister Donna Faragher says the Italian- made ride is entirely hand-painted ...
    Posted 10 Feb 2019, 05:29 by Happi Mess
  • Talk before Text .. !!! Why Talking is Better Than Texting  21 reason why ....  believe it or notshare this page https://goo.gl/fspGV6it does not mean Never again or no more it ...
    Posted 10 Feb 2019, 05:18 by Happi Mess
  • Perth is 7th world’s most-livable city Perth is 7th world’s most-livable city FOR the seventh year in a row, Melbourne has topped The Economist’s list of the world’s most liveable cities, with ...
    Posted 11 Feb 2018, 02:51 by Happi Mess
  • Free Video Chat Multiuser TopMessenger FREE GROUP video chatShare this page https://goo.gl/gB68yRsee more: specs / videos and cart for Team Co WatchIn detailFreeIphone and Android Single ...
    Posted 12 Sep 2017, 22:12 by Happi Mess
  • Crowdfunding Success story for small business Top$1.2M in 30 days, what Roccbox learned from this success   extract from Indiegogo blog Short link this article https://goo.gl/iECnvg In March, we wrote about how ...
    Posted 17 Dec 2016, 23:39 by Happi Mess
  • 2016.10 Fuze Cases: Bringing Back the Audio Jack watch the video very entertaining performance  short url to campaign page https://igg.me/at/fuzecases/x/13247691 Fuze is an innovative case for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus ...
    Posted 17 Dec 2016, 23:35 by Happi Mess
  • Australia facing ultimate Business collapse says this chart Australia's unprecedented collapse in business investment, in one chartEXTRACT FROM iNSIDERMike Hewitt/Getty ImagesYou’ve probably heard of the “capex cliff”, the term for the collapse ...
    Posted 23 Oct 2016, 17:24 by Happi Mess
  • Thailand rated the ‘least miserable’ place in the world TopThailand is the ‘least miserable’ place in the world, said Bloomberg short url http://goo.gl/yjqjFr or select a channel QR Code: this pageNo typing, point & scan ...
    Posted 11 Aug 2016, 18:03 by Happi Mess
  • People are paying US$1200 for this travel bag Top SALES EXCEEDED 335% WITHIN 20% OF THE CAMPAIGN why so many paying US$1200 for 1 travel bag RIGHT NOW IT'S ON SALE IN INDIEGOGO 35% OFF for ...
    Posted 28 Jul 2016, 18:41 by Happi Mess
  • Australia to leave the AU and become Stralia Top Will AUSTRALIA leave the AU and become STRALIA What you need to know:Britain has overwhelmingly voted to leave the EU in the #Brexit vote.There are calls for ...
    Posted 4 Jul 2016, 19:10 by Happi Mess
  • Dana Delaney and her anti-aging secrets Top Dana Delaney and her anti-aging secretsAccording to this Steve Harvey interview, 59-yo Dana Delany says her secrets to looking young are that she has never been ...
    Posted 26 Jun 2016, 22:50 by Happi Mess
  • MagBelt - The Best Belt Ever Made Top MagBelt - The Best Belt Ever Made  7781% funding / over sold as at 21/06/2016 The is the perfect belt for everyone. It look’s great in the pool ...
    Posted 28 Jul 2016, 18:07 by Happi Mess
  • Perth city Marina Qlizabeth Quay Top Opened Jan 2016The public areas of Elizabeth Quay will soon be ready to explore and enjoy.This landmark waterfront development reconnects Perth city with the Swan River to ...
    Posted 25 Aug 2016, 01:46 by Happi Mess
  • Strange destinations in our Planet Top These are destinations give a strange, yet fascinating look at our planet after people. 1 | Overgrown palace, Poland In 1910, this grand palace was built as a home for ...
    Posted 14 Jun 2016, 21:49 by Happi Mess
  • Watch how Cannabis kills Cancer Cells. This Is Mind Blowing! Top MindBodySpirit Since 1974 studies have shown that cannabis has anti-tumor effects. The results of the 1974 study, reported in an Aug. 18, 1974, Washington Post newspaper feature, were ...
    Posted 12 Jun 2016, 02:08 by Lucky Systems
  • Iphone - silence when you need it Three cool tricks for iphone in iOS 6's New Phone FeaturesD.N.D.  tricksAUTO MESSAGE CALLERSCALL BACK REMINDERSThe release of iOS 6 brings a few ...
    Posted 25 Aug 2016, 01:51 by Happi Mess
  • Volleyballer face is trashed for the championship The setting for the carnage is a fake Men’s Volleyball Championship Game between North Carolina and Yale, where one brave, selfless soul saves spike after authoritative, punishing spike using ...
    Posted 30 Mar 2016, 00:25 by Happi Mess
  • 360 videos for social Marketing How to Use 360-Degree Video in Your Social Media Marketingare you using video on your social channels? Have you thought about 360-degree videos? 360 videos produce more ...
    Posted 26 Feb 2016, 23:45 by Happi Mess
Showing posts 1 - 30 of 73. View more »
















Get on board


Donate Photos, videos to this media hub page
  • Email us WaAchievers the url (link address)
  • DON'T email the material only the link or ask for help
Become a roaming reporter - 
  • use the SM channels to follow, give reviews, tag and share
  • Become a roaming report (we can give you a profile page) .. and more free stuff later











Media Distribution



media channels WA Achievers