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Old 08-14-2019, 12:44 PM   #1
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Iíve received 5 different calls from three different numbers this morning. All coming from New York and New Jersey. Itís an automated call and they are calling on behalf of the ďFederal Crime and Investigation UnitĒ from the S.S. department. So I humor them and call. A guy answers with a thick Indian accent (almost incomprehensible), I ask him to repeat himself several times, then I ask to talk to his supervisor, and says he is his supervisor. Next I say I am having a really hard time understanding him. This sets him off big time!!! He called me a ďG*d**** c***s*****g m****rf****r!!Ē I understood that!!! So I return the favor and call him something worse!! Iíve messed with a lot of scammers but this was the first time Iíve ever been called G*d**** c***s*****g m****rf****r! I was highly offended
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Old 08-14-2019, 01:58 PM   #2
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Send me your social security number and motherís maiden name. I should be able to get the scam calls to stop.
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Old 08-14-2019, 02:57 PM   #3
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Keep calling!!! Then when they figure out your harassing them they will let it go to voice mail. Then put your phone on speaker and set it near the radio or tv and fill the voicemail box up. They won’t call again for a year or so
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Old 08-14-2019, 02:58 PM   #4
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Sic that wife of yours on them.... she don't play!!
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Old 08-14-2019, 03:13 PM   #5
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SS did call me the other day wondering if I needed additional help with food stamps etc.

I told them we are fine..................
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Old 08-14-2019, 03:18 PM   #6
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It's comical to be cursed by a heavy Indian accent. I screw with everyone that robocalls my phone. Ask them if their father is proud of them scamming hardworking people, that usually cuts pretty deep.
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Old 08-14-2019, 03:38 PM   #7
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It's comical to be cursed by a heavy Indian accent. I screw with everyone that robocalls my phone..


If you really want to get their goat, call them a Paki (Pakistani)




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Old 08-14-2019, 04:07 PM   #8
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send me your social security number and motherís maiden name. I should be able to get the scam calls to stop.
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:15 PM   #9
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I have been getting them for 6 months now. I have tried ignoring them and calling them back and harassing them and they keep coming.
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:26 PM   #10
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If I don't know who it is, I don't answer, then I block the caller. Not sure that works, but I try.
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:30 PM   #11
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If I don't know who it is, I don't answer, then I block the caller. Not sure that works, but I try.
Has not worked for me, they call from different numbers every time. They have software that steals digital outbound lines for them to use. Scammers dial into my company every day to try to steal one of my many lines. I can't stop them from calling me and have not figured out how to keep them from trying to take my lines.
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:35 PM   #12
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Just look up some good Indian curse words. Works pretty well.
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:39 PM   #13
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Needs to be legal to hunt them down like rabid dogs... Just IMO
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:41 PM   #14
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Get one of the air horns at WM and when they answer, give 'em a few blasts (but make sure you have your ear protection on/in).
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Old 08-14-2019, 07:25 PM   #15
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Needs to be legal to hunt them down like rabid dogs... Just IMO


Whatís the trophy fee on those?


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Old 08-14-2019, 07:37 PM   #16
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It's "cull" out a scammer and get any free buck!
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Old 08-15-2019, 07:13 AM   #17
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It's comical to be cursed by a heavy Indian accent. I screw with everyone that robocalls my phone. Ask them if their father is proud of them scamming hardworking people, that usually cuts pretty deep.
I do the same except use mother rather than father...cuts deeper in my opinion.
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Old 08-15-2019, 07:26 AM   #18
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I don't think they really care if you "play" with them. You are just wasting your own time IMO.
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Old 08-15-2019, 10:04 AM   #19
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I don't think they really care if you "play" with them. You are just wasting your own time IMO.


The few I messed with sure did act like they cared.


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Old 08-15-2019, 12:14 PM   #20
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There is literally no way to stop them short of changing your #, then theyll find your new # so either ignore them or have some fun wasting their time messing with them
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Old 08-15-2019, 12:43 PM   #21
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I answer but don’t say a word. Put the phone on speaker and start hitting the # button. They don’t last long. Supposed to tell their equipment they reached a fax number. My calls have decreased exponentially.
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Old 08-15-2019, 12:51 PM   #22
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ask him if his dad is more proud of his brother for becoming a doctor! shame for life!
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Old 08-15-2019, 01:13 PM   #23
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My youngest son's friend likes to mess with them. He'll pick a word (usually huh?) and say it after every question they ask. Doesn't take for them to loose intest.

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Old 08-15-2019, 01:32 PM   #24
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My brother is the master at messing with them. I swear it was his goal in life to keep them on the phone for hours LOL
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Old 08-15-2019, 01:33 PM   #25
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Sic that wife of yours on them.... she don't play!!
Truer words have never been spoken!!
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