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  •  All I can say is (1+ / 0-)
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    bewert

    if someone is that computer witless that they actually respond to this with their personal info, they deserve what they get.

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    by Stand Strong on Fri Sep 25, 2009 at 10:52:01 AM PDT

    •  Sorry, but no. (2+ / 0-)
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      Lynwaz, MKSinSA

      There are plenty of users out there, maybe elderly folks who are on the 'net to keep up with their kids and grandkids, or maybe just people who are too busy scraping out a living to familiarize themselves with this kind of thing.  And when they get an official looking e-mail that certainly appears to come from a company they do business with, and it directs them to a page that looks just like that company's page should look, I'm not going to say that they get what they deserve.  

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