[Dshield] Spam Kills!

Bruce Campbell bruce.campbell at ripe.net
Sat Nov 30 20:40:12 GMT 2002


On Sat, 30 Nov 2002, Ed Truitt wrote:

> The one I documented at http://www.etee2k.net/nigeria_419.html was for the
> total of $ 152,000.000.00 USD (ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY TWO MILLION DOLLARS) -
> and it is the largest one I have seen IIRC.

Hrm, the largest I've seen in a Spanish Prisoner-style letter is
$1,250,000,000 USD (ONE THOUSAND, TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTY MILLION
DOLLARS[1]), as seen at http://brainslug.org/archives/000224.html [2].

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Bruce.

[1] http://mathforum.org/dr.math/faq/faq.large.numbers.html
[2] Apparently consisting of social security lock-box funds and the bulk
    of the USA 2001 budget surplus.




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