[LINK] Fwd: Subject: We Lost IT !!
Sat, 13 Oct 2001 08:15:58 +1000
Now this is clever!!! We lost our email list, so can you rebuild it for
us? You gotta admit, the logic and tactics these people use are really
quite amazing! And they justify it by the laws that are passed!!!
<sigh> Sorry to fill mail boxes with long post, but worth seeing to believe.
>From: "Richard Ivers" <email@example.com>
>Subject: Subject: We Lost IT !!
>Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 09:04:42
>We hope this email doesn't cath you at a bad time,
>but we really need a favor.
>A couple of months ago we had our hard drive
>fail on our main computer. We had a tape back-up,
>however in trying to restore our programs to the
>"fried" hard drive, the tape got erased.
>This major failure caused us to lose most of our
>opt-in subscriber list. That's when we "lost it".
>We ended up buying a new computer.
>This is where a favor from you comes in,
>we hope you can help us "find it"
>(our email subscriber list).
>In order to rebuild our list, we are
>sending this email requesting that
>the people that may have been on our list
>re-subscribe so we can continue to send our
>occasional business offers. (most are FREE).
>(To refresh your memory, one of the businesses
>we are involved in, is a fantastic travel related
>business where you can make $1,000. per sale)
>If you have already received this information from us,
>please let us know by clicking on "reply", then "send".
>We will add you back on our list and we will NOT
>re-send this info.
>If you have misplaced this info and would like us to
>re-send it, click on "reply" and type the words
>"more info" in the subject line and then click "send".
>Thanks for your time, and we sincerely hope
>this never happens to you.
>Your Net Profit, Inc.
>This message is sent in compliance of the new e-mail
>bill: SECTION 301. Per Section 301, Paragraph (a)(2)
>(C) of S. 1618,
>Further transmissions to you by the sender of this
>email may be stopped at no cost to you by sending
>a reply to this email address with the word "remove"
>in the subject line.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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