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More adventures in replying to spam | James Veitch

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More adventures in replying to spam | James Veitch

James Veitch has spent years doing the tireless, thankless work of replying to spam emailers so you don’t have to. He returns to TED to tell the tale of yet another spam email adventure, this time with a vital lesson attached: How to annoy your way off any spammer’s mailing list.
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This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch

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, months-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal.

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The agony of trying to unsubscribe | James Veitch

It happens to all of us: you unsubscribe from an unwanted marketing email, and a few days later another message from the same company pops up in your inbox. Comedian James Veitch turned this frustration into whimsy when a local supermarket refused to take no for an answer. Hijinks ensued.

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James Veitch shares exchanges from an email thread he replied to when a pool company mistakenly messaged him.

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When James' roommates offered him storage space in their shared bathroom, they had no idea how passionate he was about rubber ducks.

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James Veitch - Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow 2018

#JamesVeitch fills out a doctor's form in true Veitch style. Melbourne International Comedy Festival's Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow. Palais Theatre, Wednesday 28 March 2018.

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OK - Let's Tell The Scammer I Already Have The Money

Time to go scambaiting again! This time, let's see what happens if I pretend that I somehow already received the prize, without paying the advance fee (scam)

The Music at about 3 minutes in is called Gymnopedie No.1 by Erik Satie

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How can I get started scambaiting?
Why do you blur the scammers' email addresses?
Why don't you read the scammer's emails in an Indian Accent?
Why don't you report these scammers to the police?
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How Do People Even Fall For Scams?
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Toaster | Scamalot

An email scammer becomes enraged when his victim demands a free toaster.
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Based on the book “Dot Con” by James Veitch.

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Hong Kong | Scamalot

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Comedian James Veitch received an email from a Cho Mak, and asks some very important questions about Hong Kong in his response.

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Snail Farm | Scamalot

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James invests in a Snail Farm but has concerns over the keeping the snails contained and preventing them from wreaking havoc on park visitors.

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I replied to spam email

today's tale is one of love, loss, and body pillows.. I mean what

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A Princess from Zimbabwe with a large inheritance wants to run away with James to get away from her wicked uncle. James offers some wise counseling to try and patch things up within the family regardless of his love for her.

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Lockdown! The Game!

Review and tutorial of Lockdown! (the game)







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Gold | Scamalot

This British man's email exchange with a scammer escalated hilariously. Introducing 'Scamalot', a new weekly series from Mashable! Subscribe for new episodes every Friday: Watch more episodes:

Based on the book “Dot Con” by James Veitch.

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China Jewelry Corp | Scamalot

This is the final episode of Scamalot's first season!
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This is what happens when you look for love in spam mail.
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