By that point, you're probably even more irritated than you were before, and the call center representative has to deal with that.
And so, they can get away with murder, and, tragically, so can Internet predators. When MSNBC interviewed him, he was working an IRC “dad-daughter sex” channel. The problem is what your child says in e-mail, posts to a bulletin board or writes in a chat room.Ben (32) I swear this is a robot site, I get a message that invites sexual, explicit, erotic and just plain horny chatting then when I respond in a positive manner, the next message is so off the wall and coldly different it has to be a robot sending out random $#*! You get done with him & he promises a confirmation e-mail. You contact them with a copy of the cancellation and they reply that you were never enrolled in to begin with, but something like Buggery.com, which you never cancelled out of. Based in the beautiful British Virgin Islands, Fart (uh...) Flirt will lure you into a paid membership by (Second warning) unlikely numbers of messages from other gender per day.You get next a quasi-apologetic note that tells you you did not follow proper cancellation procedures, that they have no record of your cancellation, but since they cannot therefore refund you , they will transfer your profile to "hotties.com," or some such.So again you send them the cancellation confirmation they sent you and finally throw a tantrum, letting them have it because 1) all you had to do l was look at my two e-mails so far that show your own note; 2) And what is this lie about transferring my profile, since you say it never was where I put it to begin with, and which I completely extinguished (or so the record says) before they transferred it.It’s not simple because strangers online are hard to identify, since the Net is the land of make-believe. “Pictures don’t hurt kids,” said Parry Aftab, author of “A Parent’s Guide to the Internet.” Aftab also runs Wired As long as parents think the only real risk is the kids will see adult sex content, they won’t do anything.” The real threat to children is people who lurk in chat rooms and Internet Relay Chat (IRC) channels who hope to lure your child into having online sex or a face-to-face meeting.