Oprah Calls Feds About Email Scam

- By Bossip Staff Categories: News, One-Time

Posted by Bossip Staff


Oprah had to call the FBI over her fans being hoaxed in a email scam, supposedly, from her show:

Oprah Winfrey has called in the Federal Bureau of Investigation to look into a $1 million scam allegedly sponsored by her talk show.
Winfrey’s camp was alerted to the issue by fans complaining about an email they had received,…

…claiming they had been electronically selected to compete in an Oprah Millionaire Contest Show. Con artists prompted recipients to fill out a questionnaire and send money for travel arrangements and tickets to the show.

Officials from The Oprah Winfrey Show reported the scam to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, and both offices have posted a warning to consumers on their websites, reports the New York Post. Two previous cons involving Winfrey’s show have been handled by the Illinois Attorney General’s Office – an internet scheme in November 2006 and another over a fake sweepstakes in April 2007. This is the first scam reported by Winfrey’s office to the FBI.

Someone made out like a fat rat.  Preying on the need for women to attend the show and win a load of cash is low.  But, then again,  we’ve seen lower. SMH



  • That Asian Fag


  • That Asian Fag

    uno, hoes!

  • ...

    They dumb. When does Oprah ever ask anyone for money?

  • Ms_NYC

    She just can’t catch a break these days. Stay strong Oprah

  • bronzedasian

    be fo real!

  • Ummmmmm....

    Sorry to hear Oprah, but your hair is looking fierce girl!

  • Encyclopedia Brown

    According to my encyclopedia, Oprah Winfrey never does shows about good Black men. Ever.


  • Jewish Baby

    oh my

  • Glok9n: The real glok !!!


  • http://www.gravatar.com chinese eyes big girl thighs

    lol at GLOK

    her hair is pretty

  • NY2CaliLVN

    love the hair gr8t look Opie

  • Small Fries

    I get those stupid emails all the time, along with other bull crap emails like that. I delete them because I know those are just scam artists! But anyway, I do like Oprah’s hair too! Better than that curly crap she was wearing looking just like her doggies!

  • leave-it-be

    =============== HATE HER HAIR!!!!! TOO FLAT ON THE TOP!!!

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