By: Kevan Coleman Re: PAT ROBERTSON ALERT The +quot;Christian+quot; Pat Robertsons $4.98 T

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By: Kevan Coleman Re: PAT ROBERTSON ALERT The "Christian" Pat Robertsons $4.98 Telephone Gambling Scam ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- A sucker is born every minute, a lesson I am sure Mr. Robertson has learned from years of begging for money on the "700 Club". People are making Pat Robertson hundreds of thousands of dollars richer via his new game show scam. For only $4.98 you get a 1 in 10,000 chance of winning a prize, but only if you answer ALL five questions correctly. You see, there is no need for slot machines when the "games" can come into your home via TV, just like the Sunday morning preacher-man begging for money. The Family Channel boasts to cable operators that their new phone scam is a great way to make big-bucks without the charges appearing on the cable bill. You see it's an "alternative" to pay-per-view. It's more attractive to cable operators because the bucks are charges to the suckers phone bill, NOT their cable bill. Cable companies still get 30% of the take however. This scam airs daily on The Family Channel from 11:30 AM-2 PM ET/PT. The Trivial Pursuit phone game runs 10 times daily, between RERUNS of Crosswits, The $100,000 Name That Tune and a TV version of Trivial Pursuit. Remember this is owned by Pat Robertson, a so-called Christian, you know, the people who preach against gambling and other sins. I'll leave it up to you to decide if this is hypocrisy at it's finest. I do however encourage you to WARN people to avoid this "game show". One never knows what a Fundamentalist with a political agenda will do with gobs of money.

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