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The following is one of hundreds of emails I have received over the past two years informing me of millions of dollars awaiting my reply:

From: Morris Spencer
Date: 9/10/2007
Subject: YOU HAVE WON 500,000 GREAT BRITAIN POUNDS STERLINGS.

ATTENTION: LUCKY WINNER"

This is to inform you that you have won a Bonaza prize of money
(500,000) FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND GREAT BRITAIN POUNDS STERLINGS for
the month of SEPTEMBER 2007 Yahoo&Msn promotion which is organized by
YAHOO/MSN INC & WINDOWS LIVE.

YAHOO&MSN MICROSOFT WINDOWS, collects all the email addresses of
the people that are active online, among the millions that subscribed
to Yahoo and Hotmail we only select five people every Month as our
winners through electronic balloting System without the winner
applying,we congratulate you for being one of the people selected.

WINNINIG NOTIFICATION.

YOU HAVE BEEN AWARDED THE SUM OF (500,000)
(FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND GREAT BRITAIN POUNDS STERLINGS).
IN THE ON GOING YAHOO/MSN PROMOTION.

TO FILE UP YOUR CLAIM,CONTACT YOUR CLAIMs AGENT
WITH YOUR INFORMATIONS BELOW."
NAME:
AGE
OCUPATION:
ADDRESS
PHONE NUMBER:
COUNTRY:

CLAIM AGENT: Mr.Scotty Moore.
EMAIL:Microsoft_windowlivelottery@yahoo.co.uk
Email:winnerspromotion@lycos.com
Phone:(+44-70457-47957)(+44-70457-06562)
Fax:  (+44-70750-09942)

(Public Relations Officer)
(Promotion Co-ordinator)
Award Notification Team
Morris Spencer