In my Gmail account today.

*****SPAM***** UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION UNIT
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 Reply |UNITED NATIONS OFFICE
show details Oct 27 (2 days ago)
UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION UNIT,
IN AFFILIATION WITH WORLD BANK.
Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations
351 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022

 
Our Ref: UN/TH/069011
Date: 27/10/2009

 RE: COMPENSATION OF US$1,000.000.00

How are you today? Hope all is well with you and family? You may not understand why this mail came to you. We have been having a meeting for the passed 3 months which ended yesterday with the secretary to the UNITED NATION. This email is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the world, the UNITED NATIONS have agreed to compensate them with the sum of US$1,000.000.00 each and you have to indicate how much you lost in the hand of scammers.
This includes every foreign contractors, Inheritance and Lottery payment that have not received their Lottery/Inheritance payment, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international Lottery payment that failed due to Government problems etc. We found your name in our list and that is why we are contacting you, this have been agreed upon and have been signed.
You are advised to contact Mr James Phillips for the delivery of your ATM CARD through our paying center in Asia as he is our representative in Thailand, contact him immediately for your ATM CARD PAYMENT of US$1,000.000.00. This funds are in ATM CARD PAYMENT SYSTEM for security purpose, so he will send it to you and you can withdraw the fund in any bank of your choice.
Therefore, you should send him your full Name and telephone number your correct mailing address where you want him to send the ATM CARD to you. Contact Mr James Phillips immediately for the Delivery of your ATM CARD to your home address:

Person to Contact: Mr James Phillips
Email: mrjamesphillipss@yahoo.com.hk
Tel: Tel: (66)823221492
Thanks and God bless you and your family. Hoping to hear from you as soon as you cash your ATM CARD.
United Nations, Making the world a better place.

Regards,

 
Ban Ki-Moon
Secretary-General

Well, if it’s from the Secretary General of he UN it must be okay!  Obviously the UN uses a Yahoo email address, what else would they use.

I never get spam in my AOL account, just my Gmail.

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