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Public Service Announcement - Phone Scam
May 12, 2011
11:51 pm
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Wing-Zero
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/ju ... ll-centres

If someone is calling and passing themselves as Microsoft personnel, and they say you have a virus on your computer and you need to let them in to clean it up, don't do it. They'll either put malware on your PC, steal your information, or some dastardly combination of both.

Remember, if you haven't called them, they won't call you!

This has been a PSA from your friendly moderator, Wing-Zero.

War is an extension of economics and diplomacy through other means.

Economics and diplomacy are methods of securing resources used by humans.

Securing resources is the one necessary behavior for all living things.

War = Life

May 13, 2011
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Thanks for passing that on, Wing
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Willie Wonka quotes..
What is this Wonka, some kind of funhouse?
Why? Are you having fun?
A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.
We are the music makers, we are the dreamers of dreams

May 13, 2011
2:53 am
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However, I strongly encourage that you mess with them if they keep calling.

So far, I've tricked them into thinking I'm a 9-1-1 operator, a Domino's Pizza, and kept a guy on the phone for five minutes by constantly asking for chicken curry in an Indian accent.

War is an extension of economics and diplomacy through other means.

Economics and diplomacy are methods of securing resources used by humans.

Securing resources is the one necessary behavior for all living things.

War = Life

May 13, 2011
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😆

One of my sister in law's likes to do stuff like that with phone sales people
She will keep them on the line with her silliness.
THEY will hang up on her.

Willie Wonka quotes..
What is this Wonka, some kind of funhouse?
Why? Are you having fun?
A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.
We are the music makers, we are the dreamers of dreams

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