Email circulating re HIV infected needles

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  1. A colleague has received an email from the Community Resuscitation Officer Kent Ambulance Headquarters.

    It reads as follows:

    Page Subject: Please Pass on Quickly Friends, This message is serious and
    > has been passed to us from Cheshire RFU. Could you please cascade as
    > quickly as possible as this came
    > through our NHS web page.
    > For your information: a couple of weeks ago, in the odeon Cinema, Festival
    > Park, a person sat on something sharp in one of the seats. When she stood
    > up to see what it was, a needle was found poking through the seat with an
    > attached note saying, "you have been infected with
    > HIV".
    > The Centres for Disease Control in Birmingham, reports similar events have
    > taken place in several other cities recently. ALL of the needles tested
    > HAVE been found positive for HIV.
    > The CDC also reports that needles have been found in the coin return areas
    > of payphones and coke machines. Everyone is asked to use extreme caution
    > when confronted with these types of situations. All public chairs should
    > thoroughly but safely inspected prior to any use. A
    > thorough visual inspection is considered the bare minimum.
    > Furthermore, they ask that everyone notify their family members and
    > of the potential dangers, as well. The previous information was sent from
    > hanley police station to all of the local councils in the Staffs area and
    > was interdepartmentally dispersed. We were all asked to pass this to as
    > many people as possible.

    Do the members think this is genuine or a spoof.
  2. You really have to ask?
  3. It must be true, they were at in in a cinema in London last week. :D
  4. :roll: Like hackle said. I heard this shite before but literally 5 secs on the net produced this:

    Needles Crap

    I hate chain letters and tripe like this with a deep passion. :evil:
  5. Snap ST :)
  6. Does anyone want to sit on my prick ?
  7. These sort of stories have been flying about for years but none seem to be more than urban legends.