Fake Gold Bars

I have a strange fascination with old-fashioned crimes in modern settings. I don’t want bad things to happen to people, I just enjoy the anachronism in the same way that I like seeing blacksmiths with cellphones.

This is a good one:

Diamond District Businessman Tricked Into 
Paying $100K For Fake Gold Bars

Normally I have a policy of posting original source links, but in this case the Boing Boing presentation has working video where the original requires a BS registration.


For integrity’s sake, the original: