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« on: May 18, 2010, 05:57:51 AM »

Rwenzori Franchising Inc is looking for potential investors in an amazing new greenfield opportunity. We are currently in negotiations with Nancy Marks of Lafayette, Colorado, to bring her stunningly lucrative product to SA. Read more:

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Psychic 'cheats hundreds of thousands of dollars out of customers by telling them money is evil'

A psychic has been accused of cheating customers out of hundreds of thousands by telling them 'money is evil'.

Nancy Marks also persuaded gullible clients to hand over their credit card numbers because she wanted to check there were not too many sixes on them.

The 54-year-old used the information to go on wild spending sprees at top fashion stores.

Police in Colorado believe she has able to get more than £250,000 out of people who came to use her psychic services.

One woman handed over more than £180,000 after being told money was evil and that it contained bad energy.

Victim Scott Temple said he consulted Marks because he was having marriage problems.

'She preyed on my faith in God and my generosity and trusting nature,' Mr Temple said.

'I don't know if she did know things or if she was just really good at telling me what I wanted to hear. Either way, I started to believe in what she was saying.'

He said Marks told him the money he handed over 'needed to suffer' rather than him.

Prosecutors in Lafayette, Colorado, said Marks told her victims they had to hand over money to stop 'something bad' happening to them.

Marks has been charged with theft and false impersonation and faces up to ten years in jail.

She is also wanted in the state of Arkansas on similar charges.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1279018/Psychic-Nancy-Marks-cheats-customers-saying-money-evil.html

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« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2010, 07:49:33 AM »

hahahah!!! serves them right for being so gullible.
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« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2010, 12:50:10 PM »

What's the difference between what she does and what churches do?   Either both are legal or both are illegal.   Why not charge all the clergy as well then?

Oops, this is a fun thread.

Mind you, charging all the clergy would be fun.

Ps.   Why would a psychick need to see the credit cards to count the sixes?   Has she got fake crystal balls?
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« Reply #3 on: May 18, 2010, 18:14:18 PM »

Has she got fake crystal balls?
Nope, this one's got balls of titanium.  The oke who said that there's one born every minute was far too optimistic--most of the human race are just too stupid to breathe.
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« Reply #4 on: May 19, 2010, 07:09:54 AM »

Think about it...if you could convince a woo-woo that money is evil and s/he gives you his/her money are you guilty of a crime?  Evil Rwenzori about that franchise??
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« Reply #5 on: May 19, 2010, 13:10:00 PM »

Has she got fake crystal balls?
Nope, this one's got balls of titanium.
And the woman who makes the chutney?
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