Paper spam..

So I got a very official-looking bill in the mail today from "United States Trademark Registration Office" for the Linux trademark.

And it really looks quite good, enough that I ended up sending an email to LF (who handles the trademark paperwork because I'm lazy and not interested) about it.

But then I started reading the small print. And suddenly big flashing red lights start going off. And then I google it.

It's really a total scam. But I have to say, it looks good enough that I suspect it actually works a lot more commonly than most email spam does. I was totally ready to believe that it was some real trademark renewal thing.

Things like this really does make me despise some kinds of people.
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