New scammers welcome to the forum.Please screw us.

Discussion in 'Surfing' started by Tenfooter, Jul 24, 2020.

  1. Planktom

    Planktom Well-Known Member

    Dec 27, 2016
    Devon, UK
    These quarrels are lacking imagination I think...

    Several years back, a guy threatened to drive round to another Magicseaweed forum members house and throw a motorcycle engine through his window.. now that's creative!
    Ricksurfin and Lackosense like this.
  2. waveslider

    waveslider Active Member

    Jun 3, 2005
    USA California
    Anyone who gets scammed over the internet in 2020 is a dumb dumb.
  3. PeakMaster

    PeakMaster Well-Known Member

    Feb 15, 2004
    USA New Jersey CMC
    Or over the phone.
  4. longboardmaster

    longboardmaster Administrator Staff Member

    Feb 14, 2004
    Last word on this thread... as I mentioned on the history thread, I'm still the administrator, and review each account registration request. I have a checklist and usually can weed out most morons upfront, but obviously this method isn't 100% failsafe, and a few occasionally slip through.

    My ask... if folks here can tag the spammers and just message me (and this has been done, thank you) I'll quickly review stuff and either give the offender a warning and delete their thread, or delete their account and their thread, depending on how stupid they are. It's not possible for me to monitor all the threads- nearly 3,000- so this process is the best going forward, and has seemed to work fine for 20+ years.
    sadpepino, MG95, deemce and 20 others like this.

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