This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch

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  • Published on:  Monday, February 1, 2016
  • 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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  • ARP2006

    ARP2006

     an hour ago

    Society: Don't ever reply to scam emails!
    James Veitch: Hold my Solomon

  • Jop van Breukelen

    Jop van Breukelen

     an hour ago

    Take a good look at his eyes. and see how huge they are bacause of his glasses

  • Raul Pereira

    Raul Pereira

     2 hours ago

    I just found an email from a so-called Bank of Africa. The gentleman wants to give me US $ 1.5 M. I feel tempted to reply and have some fun. Guidance would be appreciated

  • Violetta Nikitina

    Violetta Nikitina

     5 hours ago

    I mean no disrespect, but why is this a TED talk?

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    korvisca petrova

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  • epicgamer 321

    epicgamer 321

     13 hours ago +1

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  • hash l3llO5

    hash l3llO5

     13 hours ago

    What if he just lost out on 500 thousand dollars because he thought it was a scam

  • AJ Bigfoot

    AJ Bigfoot

     15 hours ago

    He looks like the word krumpet

  • John Chaser

    John Chaser

     16 hours ago

    Why does this have 45 mil views? This is so fucking unfunny.

  • John Chaser

    John Chaser

     16 hours ago

    Damn, women are shallow. They laugh at everything.

  • John Verhoef

    John Verhoef

     16 hours ago

    Did this like 15 years ago - was good fun and some of the best ones (and others') are compiled on 419eater dot com. Not sure if the site still exists, but it was fun while it lasted. At some point they just get so f*cking annoying, you have to stop it.

  • Omer Murat

    Omer Murat

     20 hours ago

    4:06 a bit racist

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     22 hours ago +1

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  • ToxicSkull0

    ToxicSkull0

     yesterday

    Dude has more charisma online than me combined online and irl

  • MisterIdjit

    MisterIdjit

     yesterday

    And this is why TED talks have become absolute garbage. This is a stand-up act more than anything else.

  • Zouraiz Khan

    Zouraiz Khan

     yesterday

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    Potato Named Potato

     yesterday +2

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