WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. authorities said they indicted a Canadian man Friday for allegedly preparing to blow up the trans-Alaska pipeline in hopes of making a killing in oil markets on the expected rise in prices.
I’ve heard of another Y2K scam where a scammer calls and purports to represent your bank and wants to transfer your money to a “Y2K secure” account. They somehow wheedle enouugh info out of the mark to empty same’s bank accounts. I’m amazed that it apparently works from time to time, but then people go for that Nigerian thing.
So, what other Y2K delights are the bunco artists of the world working on right now?