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nykym Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-21-08 09:53 AM
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9. I think this is
quite humorous - but something doesn't add up! The numbers just seem out of wack!

Over 400 calls totaling $12,000 in calls during a 48 hour period?

The article says most calls were 3 minutes long with some as much as 10 minutes.

400 divided by 48 = 8.3 calls per hour.

60 minutes divided by 8.3 calls = 7.2 minutes per call.

$12,000 divided by 400 = $30 per call.

Now I know some people like to yak on the phone non-stop by seriously something isn't right here.
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  -Homeland Security Phones Hacked sabra  Aug-21-08 09:19 AM   #0 
  - I'm feeling really safe now. NOT! What a joke. nt  babylonsister   Aug-21-08 09:21 AM   #1 
  - And you think voting machines can't be hacked?  mnhtnbb   Aug-21-08 09:21 AM   #2 
  - Voice Over Internet Telephony  snooper2   Aug-21-08 09:22 AM   #3 
  - can I join you in that?  UpInArms   Aug-21-08 09:41 AM   #7 
     - Me three!  FatDave   Aug-21-08 11:34 AM   #16 
  - Sorry...  NV Whino   Aug-21-08 09:25 AM   #4 
  - Can they put that hacker on the "DO NOT CALL" list?  HopeHoops   Aug-21-08 09:28 AM   #5 
  - Well I think this is hysterical  OhioBlues   Aug-21-08 09:28 AM   #6 
  - resume this guy to diebold.... we got a republican here!!!  happygoluckytoyou   Aug-21-08 09:44 AM   #8 
  - I think this is  nykym   Aug-21-08 09:53 AM   #9 
  - Um, you know you can have more than one call  snooper2   Aug-21-08 10:11 AM   #11 
  - From the first two paragraphs of the story  nykym   Aug-21-08 11:30 AM   #15 
     - The "hacker" was a group of folks...  snooper2   Aug-21-08 12:15 PM   #19 
        - Say....  nykym   Aug-21-08 12:35 PM   #20 
           - Lets just say....  snooper2   Aug-21-08 12:41 PM   #21 
              - Any chance  nykym   Aug-21-08 01:23 PM   #22 
  - Phone sex hacker, Happens all the time, ROFLMAO Gives me that warm fuzzy.  bagrman   Aug-21-08 11:02 AM   #13 
  - And these are the morons I'm supposed to trust to keep me safe?  Limelight   Aug-21-08 09:55 AM   #10 
  - Hacking the Nazis . . . ????  defendandprotect   Aug-21-08 10:43 AM   #12 
  - .  vickiss   Aug-21-08 05:04 PM   #23 
  - A regime based on corporatism, cronyism, and isolated leaders is bound to be incompetent  herbster   Aug-21-08 11:15 AM   #14 
  - I love that he called the middle east and Asia  FatDave   Aug-21-08 11:36 AM   #17 
  - Okay, okay, I'll ask the $64,000 question..."Where was the NSA, FBI, CIA *et al* on all this?"  KansDem   Aug-21-08 11:40 AM   #18 
  - LOL! That's Hoaxland Security for you.  damntexdem   Aug-21-08 05:27 PM   #24 
  - What a way to make a point. Headline: For those of you who believe you're safe..... nt  cyberpj   Aug-21-08 05:41 PM   #25 

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