Generosity of Big Oil
I get lots of spam, but this one takes the cake! Anyone else out there heard of the PAS (Poverty Alleviation Scheme)? Can you imagine a big-wig at Royal Dutch Shell having an AOL email address?! Then there is the wikipedia reference just in case you never heard of this company before. And I love it when I am addressed as Beneficiary "A"...
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL.
KONINGINNE JULIANAPLEIN 21,
1103 CA, THE HAGUE .
Dear Funds Beneficiary
This is to notify you that you have been officially chosen by the Board of Trustees of the Royal Dutch Shell Foundation International as one of the final recipients of a cash Grant/Donation for Economic Growth and a Poverty Alleviation Scheme through your email.
It will interest you to know that your email address was selected from your country's chambers of commerce, due to an internet random selection and you have been confirmed as one of the lucky recipients of this year's donation programme.
You are also entitled to the sum of $1,500,000.00 Dollars (One Million, Five Hundred Thousand Dollars) as charity donations/aid from the Royal Dutch Shell Foundation (NETHERLANDS) International donation scheme.
Further information on the processing and disbursement of your grant entitlements, along side the provision of your qualification documentations, will be disclosed to you by the National Secretary of the foundation, Dr. Mary Nelson (Mrs) Please contact her with your Qualification Number [MSI /108/739/KDK] Send your Full Names, Address, Age, Occupation, Telephone numbers as soon as possible to Dr. Mary Nelson (Mrs) Email: email@example.com Royal Dutch Shell Foundation International, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Dutch_Shell
Mr. Adrian Williamson