TED - James Veitch: This is what happens when you reply to spam email

Editor: Petter Reinholdtsen
Category: Samfunn Solidaritet og bistand
Length: 0:09:53 (filler)
First broadcast: March 26, 2020, 4:19 p.m.

Suspicious emails: unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country. They pop up in our inboxes, and standard procedure is to delete on sight. But what happens when you reply? Follow along as writer and comedian James Veitch narrates a hilarious, months-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal.

TED talk downloaded from The Internet Archive.