By way of the distinguished Charlie Stross, I present you with the best Nigerian counterscam ever. It’s easy to respond to Nigerian 419 scams, but it’s hard to do so in a manner which will entertain anyone but yourself. This guy figured out the trick. Like all good tricks, it involves Cthulhu.
(You might say he leveraged his secret knowledge to produce humor. Bwah hah ha.)
You might, but then I’d have to hurt you. 🙂