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Con-Culture Experts On the History and Future of Scamming

The year 2018 was an exceptional one for scammers. Consider the wide-eyed coverage of grifters like New York City socialite Anna Delvey, who fooled her…

Hackers Are ‘Smish’-ing Victims With Boobs — To the Tune of Billions of Dollars

Nothing screams “scam” like an unsolicited boob-flash pic from a random woman. The infamous male equivalent has become an epidemic: According to Bustle, 78 percent…

How to Tell When a Crowdfunding Scam Is Bullshit

News that a couple of Philadelphia do-gooders were actually scammin’ up a storm when they crowdfunded money for a homeless guy is exactly the sort of…

Sex and Dating for the Sober Set, Scamming in the Financial Domination Community and a 15-Pound Poop

Yes, you read that last one correctly. A man on the internet claims to have taken a 15-pound dump, and to use the parlance of…