Wow. Wasn’t sure whether to put this in News or Hoaxes. I put it here since someone is playing a pretty good trick on an identity thief.
WASHINGTON—Did Internet thieves steal Herman Munster’s MasterCard number?
Crooks in an underground chat room for selling stolen credit card numbers and personal consumer information offered pilfered data purportedly about Herman Munster, the 1960s Frankenstein-like character from “The Munsters” TV sitcom.
The thieves apparently didn’t realize Munster was a fictional TV character and dutifully offered to sell Munster’s personal details