Generally, I immediately delete spam. However, the item below caused me to howl with uproarious laughter. What's even funnier is that -- somewhere out there -- some fool will take this seriously.
The United Nations Security Council, hereby receives your payment with reference number #.MAV/UNO/WBO/LM-05-371 amounting to US$10,625,000.00 Ten Million Six Hundred and Twenty Five Thousand United States Dollars This council was set up to fight against scam and fraudulent activities worldwide,
This important notice is to let you know that your payment is ready to be moved by Swift Bank Transfer,which will take about Five working days to get to your account or via diplomatic means of cash delivery . Please note that your payment will be processed and released to you as soon as you respond to this confidential letter by reconfirming the following details.
1. Your Full Name:
2. Home Address:
3. Phone, Fax and Mobile Number:
4. Company Name/Occupation:
5. Home Address:
6. Payment option,Bank Transfer/Cash delivery
Immediately the above details are received and validated, your payment will be processed within 48hours.
REV. FATHER PETER SMITH.
Director, Special Duties.