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Computers & Entertainment Since 1999

We’ve Been Hacked Again !

Posted on May 28, 2016 - Filed Under Internet, Ranting, Spam/Scam | Leave a Comment

Well, if you had been checking our blog/website , you should know by now that we’ve got hacked again , not on this blog but our associate blog.  The hosting company had to shut all my blogs down , which doesn’t make sense because they could easily take down the blog that they claimed had […]

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Woman Shoplifter Caught On Camera

Posted on May 13, 2015 - Filed Under Business, Ranting, Spam/Scam | Leave a Comment

So we had a little commotion yesterday at about 4.20pm, 2 guys and a woman came into the store and one wanting to sell us a game.  After informing him that only the boss is able to buy from him, he went up front and chatted with the other guy who was looking at PS4 […]

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Renting PS4 & Xbox One Games

Posted on January 10, 2015 - Filed Under Business, gaming, Honesty, Ranting, Spam/Scam, This Town | Leave a Comment

We used to rent games as well as movies but these days we only do movies.  Why?  firstly , we are a local business and unlike big game store like Blockbusters etc, we cannot just write off games that do not come back to us after a few days of rental.  We used to rent […]

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Realllyyyy????? Only 7 Counts ????

Posted on October 7, 2013 - Filed Under Business, Ranting, Spam/Scam, This Country, This Town | Leave a Comment

I’ve not met Frank Anderson, neither do we have any dealings with him, afterall, we are just your friendly neighborhood small business, he wouldn’t care to know who we are – and THANK GOD ! for that!   But having said that, I know that there are a lot of locally owned businesses who have had […]

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Don’t Get Scammed

Posted on September 20, 2013 - Filed Under Business, computer repair, computers, Internet, Software, Spam/Scam | Leave a Comment

If you see this popping up on your computer, PLEASEEEEE!!!!!!  do not click REPAIR  – DO NOT CLICK ON REPAIR!  This week alone, I’ve had 5 computers coming in with the same tactic used to scam the customers.  Once you click on it, the program takes over your computer and lock you out of your […]

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A Slap On The Wrist

Posted on August 4, 2012 - Filed Under Business, Honesty, Ranting, Spam/Scam, This Town | Leave a Comment

Picture from The Star Ouch!  I bet Richard Hulburt is going to miss his holidays in Florida for a year now.  Yes, that was all he got for charges on criminal breach of trust.  Wow!  gotta love the Canadian courts!  I think I better encouraged Zach Churchill to siphon any money he can from office […]

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83 Years Old Grandmother Sues Apple Long Island

Posted on March 26, 2012 - Filed Under Amused, Business, Insurance, Spam/Scam, Technology | Leave a Comment

Yes, you heard right! and 83 yrs old grandmother is suing Apple for negligent to old people’s safety.   Apparently, this 83 yrs old grandmother walked straight into the glass door and smashed her face and broke her nose because of it.  Now I wonder what the 83 yrs old grandmother would want in the Apple […]

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Frank Anderson Wants His $170K pension

Posted on February 4, 2012 - Filed Under Amused, Finances, Honesty, Ranting, Spam/Scam, This Country, This Town | Leave a Comment

picture from Shelburne County Today A year and a half ago – Shelburne County Today had asked Frank Anderson about the money that went missing?  And for the person who was the head of SWSDA and left it with a debt of $2.3 million and many of this money belongs to locally owned company for […]

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Posted on April 13, 2010 - Filed Under Business, Honesty, Spam/Scam, thieves, This Town | Leave a Comment

So we keep calling and calling and calling – and sometimes – after a month – we decided enough is enough – so we leave a final message by giving a final call before sending those who owes us our movies/games to a collection agency – that we will not be calling no more because […]

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People Who Ripped Us Off

Posted on September 26, 2009 - Filed Under Business, Honesty, Ranting, Spam/Scam, thieves, This Town | Leave a Comment

We just found a new collection agency in Truro which will be taking over our accounts of people who have ripped us off in the last 10 years. This agency has 28 yrs of experience doing what they do best – collecting debts. So if anyone out there who “owes” us money – or who […]

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ListBuilding With Tellman Knudson – Scam?

Posted on September 15, 2008 - Filed Under Amused, Business, Internet, Spam/Scam | 70 Comments

The last time an internet opportunity reeked this bad was when the RFS was floating heavily around the internet. The famous ‘beach bum’ pulling in millions an hour by suckering poor individuals into coughing up a $50 “tire kicker weeder outer fee” and then being told that in order to make money they had to […]

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Pay Me or I Kill You!

Posted on August 20, 2008 - Filed Under Spam/Scam | Leave a Comment

Wow, these email scams are getting downright nasty! I just got an email from a ‘hitman’ saying that if I want to live I have to pay him a bunch of money. Apparently he ‘feels sorry for me’ and doesn’t want to kill me, so he’s giving me the option to buy out my contract. […]

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22.3 MILLION dollars, whee!

Posted on December 3, 2007 - Filed Under Spam/Scam | 1 Comment

It’s been a while but I finally got a new scam letter in my email this afternoon.  Normally I do 1 of 2 things.  I simply delete the message and forget about it, or I send a very hateful reply wishing them and their deceased person a long painful eternity in hell being raped by […]

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Spam really getting bold

Posted on October 13, 2007 - Filed Under Internet, Spam/Scam | Leave a Comment

I get a lot of the usual spam mail.  Dead Nigerian bankers, bank account security info and so on.  Last night I got a real doozy, and on top of it they have support forums and the works.  Money laundering, to the best of my limited knowledge, is very illegal, yet they’re openly looking for […]

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