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#1    Brian Topp

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Posted 01 June 2013 - 02:22 PM

Four ghost scam defendants were sentenced to jail time today, concluding the the first case of its kind to go to trial in the country.

http://blogs.sfweekl...al_sentence.php

It is easier to claim it is paranormal than taking the hard route and find out what really happened.


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Posted 01 June 2013 - 02:25 PM

What the heck? People are crazy...


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Posted 01 June 2013 - 03:07 PM

is there a prison for ghosts too is what I'd like to know .... :lol:

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Posted 01 June 2013 - 03:20 PM

They got $47 000 off one person, not to mention the rest, how do they even approach these gullible people?

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Posted 01 June 2013 - 03:22 PM

View PostOdds, on 01 June 2013 - 03:20 PM, said:

They got $47 000 off one person, not to mention the rest, how do they even approach these gullible people?
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It is easier to claim it is paranormal than taking the hard route and find out what really happened.


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Posted 01 June 2013 - 05:33 PM

View PostOdds, on 01 June 2013 - 03:20 PM, said:

They got $47 000 off one person, not to mention the rest, how do they even approach these gullible people?


Look at Ghost Adventures and Taps ( Ghost Hunters ).....Finding Bigfoot, Psychics, etc,etc,etc.....

Not saying this to be mean, but when it comes to guillible people, the " Paranormal " has the most targets.

I think any of them making money off of this, claiming they " know it is real" and telling people lies should all be tried for fraud.



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Posted 01 June 2013 - 10:13 PM

View PostBrian Topp, on 01 June 2013 - 03:22 PM, said:


This made me LOL


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Posted 03 June 2013 - 07:42 PM

Wow well most of those fortune tellings are frauds....
they just make a nice story to tell people their future...
then they charge tons of money to tell them that nice story...

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Posted 06 June 2013 - 12:36 PM

If all fortune tellers were frauds who bilked people ,I ,and many of my friends would be much richer .Last time I looked ,nope,not living large ....at all .

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Posted 06 June 2013 - 01:17 PM

View PostLostSouls7, on 03 June 2013 - 07:42 PM, said:

Wow well most of those fortune tellings are frauds....
they just make a nice story to tell people their future...
then they charge tons of money to tell them that nice story...
How do you go from people who threaten others into giving up jewelry and money to fortune tellers?

Whatever they used as a tool to threaten others into surrendering wealth is unimportant, they did steal from these people under threat... They deserve their place in the big house.

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Posted 06 June 2013 - 01:49 PM

View Postthird_eye, on 01 June 2013 - 03:07 PM, said:

is there a prison for ghosts too is what I'd like to know .... :lol:

Yeah, you can find haunted mason jars all over ebay!

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Posted 06 June 2013 - 01:51 PM

View PostRockabyeBillie, on 06 June 2013 - 01:49 PM, said:

Yeah, you can find haunted mason jars all over ebay!

Well then ... I am going to make me self a mason jar guard ... :yes:
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