'Scam-Baiters' Turn Tables on Would-Be Cons Thousands of Americans fall victim to e-mail scams each year, according to the U.S. State Department. But an online community of people called scambaiters found creative — and hilarious — ways to get revenge.
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'Scam-Baiters' Turn Tables on Would-Be Cons

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'Scam-Baiters' Turn Tables on Would-Be Cons

'Scam-Baiters' Turn Tables on Would-Be Cons

'Scam-Baiters' Turn Tables on Would-Be Cons

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One scam-baiter convinced his correspondent to film a reenactment of the "Dead Parrot" sketch from Monty Python. hide caption

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