I got this email just now and they really made me laugh.
Dear Lucky Winner,
This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of Five Hundred
Great Britain Pound Sterlings(£500,000.00) for the month of october 2007
Lottery promotion which is organized by YAHOO/MSN LOTTERY INC &
WINDOWS LIVE.YAHOO/MSN & MICROSOFT WINDOWS, collects
all the email addresses of the people that are active online, among the
millions that subscribed to Yahoo and Hotmail we only select five
people every Month as our winners through electronic balloting System
without the winner applying,we congratulate you for being one of the
You are to contact the events manager
These are your identification numbers:
Batch number………YM 09102XM
Reff number………YM 35447XM
How real is it? I doubt. Haha.
Once again, allow me to remind you never trust this type of email.