“You can’t get something for nothing,” the adage tells us. Nonetheless, people keep expecting that companies are going to serve up free lunches via the Internet. If they didn’t give away free merchandise, cash, and stocks in the real world, they’re not about to start doing it in a virtual one.
Bill Gates Hoax:
Bill Gates is offering a $1,000 reward to everyone who forwards his
What started out as a hoax aimed at Bill Gates has morphed into an ongoing Internet joke involving one company after another. Other ‘giveaways’ include: