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'Bill, I just don't feel comfortable with this! I'm worried that it could be one of those pyramid schemes.'
"A phony attorney…I'm so disappointed, son. Your brother is a phony doctor."
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Master of Illusion
Berlitz guide to Scamese
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Ellis K., Appliance Faith Healer
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'Hi. I'm going house to house selling home security systems.'
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"If the plunger doesn't clear up the condition, bring in your drains and we'll have a look at them."
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By allowing the predator to blend in with his surroundings, nature affords him the protection he needs to effectively stalk his prey.
The Easter Bunny plays three card monte with Easter egg.
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'Be careful, it looks like a scam, to me.'
"We have a wonderful research department and they've identified you as a potentially hot prospect."
"I was out of work once, but I got off my duff and cleaned out this rich old babe in Riverdale."
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"Do you mean three hundred million dollars on top of what we already have here, or three hundred million dollars including what we already have here?"
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'I find if I'm the first one in and the first one out, Ponzi schemes can be very lucrative.'
"Well - that's enough from me, I shall now introduce our Head of Pensions..."
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"I don't know man. It sounds a lot like a pyramid scheme to me."
'Forty billion is a generous offer for our company, but we'd feel a lot better about it, if you didn't plan on financing it by putting it on your Visa.'
"To verify you are the person who answered the phone, May I have your social security number and a major credit card."
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"Fortunately, Mr. O'Brien, a sucker's attorney is born every half a minute."
"Why does every idea I have, have to be a scheme?"
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Ted Cruz as a snake oil salesman
'Be careful! It could be a phishing mail!'
'Oh my god! We've been the victims of cyber crime. . . someone on the other side of the world has paid all our bills.'
Pyramid Scheme: Starter Kit - Includes Triangle Shaped Post-It Notes and Order forms for more kits.
"It's quite simple, madam - pick the right card and you win this beautiful vacuum cleaner; fail and you forfeit an appliance of your choice."