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Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Visitors

Big traffic day yesterday, P-IV was just shy of 1,000 visiting readers at 978 and had 1,802 page views for the day and before 8:00 AM today there has already been 230 plus readers.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Yup! Big day for Darrel supporters. We are all coming here to watch you guys fuss over ATVs.

Anonymous said...

I say we shut down State Street and turn it into an ATV trail.

John McHuge said...

Dear American:

I need to ask you to support an urgent secret business relationship with a transfer of funds of great magnitude.

I am Ministry of the Treasury of the Republic of America. My country has had crisis that has caused the need for large transfer of funds of 800 billion dollars US. If you would assist me in this transfer, it would be most profitable to you.

I am working with Mr. Phil Gram, lobbyist for UBS, who will be my replacement as Ministry of the Treasury in January. As a Senator, you may know him as the leader of the American banking deregulation movement in the 1990s. This transactin is 100% safe.

This is a matter of great urgency. We need a blank check. We need the funds as quickly as possible. We cannot directly transfer these funds in the names of our close friends because we are constantly under surveillance. My family lawyer advised me that I should look for a reliable and trustworthy person who will act as a next of kin so the funds can be transferred.

Please reply with all of your bank account, IRA and college fund account numbers and those of your children and grandchildren to wallstreetbailout@treasury.gov so that we may transfer your commission for this transaction. After I receive that information, I will respond with detailed information about safeguards that will be used to protect the funds.

Yours Faithfully Minister of Treasury Paulson

RWiley said...

CAUTION !! IT'S A SCAM !!

It is as old as the internets, themselves. It is a spoof of a real Nigerian Diplomat scam which was sent to millions around the world. 8 people actually fell for that scam and lost thousands of dollars. They even did a TV special on it.

This time, however, John McHuge is spaming it to all of his constituents. Thousands of Republicans and a few Democrats in the Solid North will fall for it and vote for him again.

No one will do a TV special on this one, though.

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