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Does a Viral Image Depict a Monkey Saving a Puppy From An Explosion?
Circulating message claims that an attached picture shows a monkey saving a small puppy from a factory explosion in China.
Advance Fee Scammers Using Cloned FB Accounts To Gain Victims
A description of how advance fee scammers are using cloned Facebook profiles to find new victims.
South African 'Mighty Men' Conferences Racial Integration Hoax
Circulating message claims that South Africa's ANC has proposed a bill that would force the organizers of the popular Christian "Mighty Men" conferences to ensure that 70% of conference tickets were sold to native Africans in a move to advance racial integration.
Did Samsung Pay a $1 Billion Fine to Apple in 5 Cent Coins?
Message circulating via social media claims that Samsung paid a 1 billion dollar patent infringement penalty to Apple in 5 cent coins delivered in more than 30 trucks.
Browser and Operating System Survey Scam
Links in various spam emails point to a website that claims that recipients cam win an expensive prize in exchange for filling in an "opinion survey" about the browser and operating system that they are using.