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Just zis Guy, you know? † Cyclist [A690572] :: At the 51st centile of ursine intelligence

If each person in a Ponzi scheme sells it to ten others, by the time it gets to the tenth level it'll require twice the entire population of the planet!


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Rob

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I once got one by email claiming to be an email tracking test and that microsoft would pay hundreds of dollars for each person you forward it to.

I politely replied to the sender pointing out that Microsoft would be bankrupted a million times over and it was obviously a lie.

But it was amazing how many people had forwarded it before it got to me.


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Just zis Guy, you know? † Cyclist [A690572] :: At the 51st centile of ursine intelligence

Perhaps they thought that Microsoft might have decided to give some value at last in return for the huge sums they extract from people?


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