There are few pleasures in life as pure as messing with scammers. If I also waste some of their time in the process, all the better! I’ve shared the fruits of my labor-of-love in the past across a few different platforms including a recent call where the scammer got to talk to Captain America aka Steve Rogers.Continue reading
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Warning: neither federal agents nor Steve Rogers appears in this phone call.
I don’t like scammers. Given the opportunity, I will try to engage them and waste their time. Way back when this blog started I shared an encounter with an online scammer that was all via Facebook messenger. My Facebook friends have seen screenshots of other similar engagements over the years. I like wasting their time and I especially like seeing how ridiculous the story can get.
This morning I received a robocall from “OFFICER” at “LEGAL DEPARTMENT”. This sounded serious so I pressed 1 to be connected to “OFFICER”. I was near my computer so I quickly started recording via the laptop mic. It’s not my finest work but I feel that if “OFFICER” had just been a bit more patient with me we really were getting to some good stuff.
Warning: “OFFICER” uses some NSFW language. I really shocked my delicate sensibilities.
I’m just a kid from Brooklyn, after all.
In my continuing mission to expand my creative horizons, I am now part of a podcast.
Yup. Talking. Lots and lots of talking. The Queen loves it. 🙂
Please join my partner in audio crime (Casey) and me on The SuperPodHeroCast as we dissect every superhero movie from Batman: The Movie (1966) to current. We are guys with beers talking about movies with capes.
I think we’re funny. Please take a listen and let me know what you think!
You can find The SuperPodHeroCast at Podbean, Google Music, Pocketcast, iTunes, or just about anywhere you find your pocasts! Visit us on Facebook or at our mini-blog to experience all of the assorted geekery!
Getting ready to join David & Danny on the D&D podcast tomorrow as we revisit our lost episode and watch… again… the god-awful Mazes and Monsters! (Why couldn’t the recorder have died in the first five minutes?)
For now take a listen to my guest appearance last year as we watch Knightriders starring a young Ed Harris (with hair!)
Listen to D&D Episode Four: Knightriders by D&D #np on #SoundCloud
At the airport? Long line of people and unused self check-in kiosk? That’s right — I’ll ask the whole line if anyone is going to use it. No takers? Excuse me folks. Pardon me. Do you mind if I use it? Thank you. Excuse me.
Yeah, that’s how I roll.