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Hoax - Facebook Will Pay One Dollar Per Like to Help Baby With a Face Cancer

Message claims that Facebook will donate $1 to help a baby with a large growth on her face every time the baby's photograph is liked on Facebook.


AICPA 'Tax Fraud Accusations' Malware Emails

Emails purporting to be from the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) claims that the recipient's Certified Public Accountant license may be revoked due to accusations of tax fraud.


RIAA Notification of Copyright Violation Malware Email

Email purporting to be from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) claims that the recipient's IP address has been identified as distributing copyrighted content and instructs him or her to open an attached file to view details.


Facebook Gold Status Membership Advance Fee Scam

Message purporting to be from Facebook claims that the recipient's Facebook Profile has completed its "100% Gold Status membership" thereby qualifying him or her for an award of $2.5 million.


Ectopia Cordis Sick Baby Facebook Hoax

Message claims that Facebook will donate $1 to help a baby with the birth defect Ectopia Cordis every time the baby's photograph is shared or liked on Facebook.


'Thomas Romany's Stuff' Warning Message

Rapidly circulating social media message warns users not to interact with a person called 'Thomas Romany's Stuff' because he is trying to stalk women that have made contact with him to buy ugg boots.


Absurd Warning Claims That Monster Energy Drink Logo Hails Satan

Message circulating via email and the blogosphere warns that Monster Energy Drinks claw "M" logo is actually made up of the Hebrew letter vav repeated three times to make the number 666 and is therefore the mark of Satan.


Protest Message - Live 'Tortoise' Souvenirs Sold in China

Message circulating on Facebook claims that live tortoises sealed in bags of herbal solution are being sold as souvenirs in China


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Giant Snake in Electric Fence Photographs

Message with photographs of a very large snake caught in an electric fence claims that the snake had been killing sheep on an Australian farm.


Cruise Control Hydroplane Warning

Email forward warns that drivers should not use cruise control in wet conditions because its use can cause the vehicle to accelerate and fly through the air if it hits standing water and hydroplanes.


Hotmail Account Closure Phishing Scam

Email purporting to be from Hotmail Customer Care claims that the recipient must confirm his or her Hotmail account by replying with account login details within within a specified time frame or risk having the account closed down.


"Mark Zuckerberg and Apple Partnership Survey Scam

Message claims that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has partnered with Apple for a promotional event and that the recipient has won a free Apple iPhone and iPad that can be claimed by filling in a website survey.


Famous Violinist Joshua Bell Plays At Metro Station

Email forward claims that virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell performed incognito at a metro station in Washington DC playing on a violin worth millions of dollars but his performance received very little interest from passersby.


Does Rubbing Vicks VapourRub on Your Feet Relieve Coughing?

Widely circulated message claims that rubbing Vicks VapourRub on the soles of your feet can stop coughing 100% of the time.


Flu Remedy Myth - Onions Absorb Viruses and Bacteria From a Room

Message claims that leaving onions around a room can absorb the flu virus along with bacteria that cause other illnesses thereby preventing people from becoming sick.


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