He had convinced them that he was a diplomat and that a US marine general had fallen in love with them, causing one woman to pawn jewelry, empty her life savings, sell her car, and take out loans to help this general move to the UK. In 2011, the Internet Crime Complaint Center estimated that the online dating scamming “industry” was worth over million, but it’s likely much higher than that, due to the difficulty of making a good estimate.
People are often ashamed to come forward and admit that they’ve been duped.
Anyone can be the target and victim of these scams—men, women, young, old, gay, straight, white, black, Asian, Hispanic… But the FBI states that women who are “over 40, divorced, widowed, and/or disabled” are prime targets for scammers.
If you fall into this category, be especially wary of people that you meet through dating websites.
Article doesn't state "Man accused of exposing self", or "Woman accuses man of making vulgar remarks", it just flat out indicts this guy. A poster picks up the slack by "accusing" the arrested man of having, "small man complex", not even knowing his height.
"If a tall, muscular man meets a short, skinny man on a trail in a desolate forest, the arrangement of power between the two is pretty clear: the bigger man has more ability to use force, so he can take things from the smaller man, do him in, or whatever he pleases." - Pretty good observation. President-Elect Donald Trump lies about his height - apparently - according to
No surprise for the UK."Nana Saforo Okoampah, the Chief of Akuapem-Apirede in the Okere Constituency of the Akuapem North Municipality, says choosing a leader is about competence and the ability to deliver and not about the heights of the candidates.""Some paleontologists believe that the reason mammals thrived after the meteor hit the earth — the big one that caused the dinosaurs’ extinction — is because they were small enough to be able to hide from the aftermath of the cataclysm. Just be patient."Women with gray or white hair now being claimed for victimhood status (as if men's hair - short and tall - never gets gray or white).
Discrimination against short men mentioned in passing.
Here are six things to keep in mind to help you spot and avoid scammers on online dating sites.
uk is one of the premier male-bashing websites in the World.
And of course, as some of us already know, SHORT males are among the easiest to bash.
(But they probably wouldn't tolerate racism against their skin color though.)Author's favorite Ian Fleming quote, “Bond always mistrusted short men.
They grew up from childhood with an inferiority complex.