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They don't reuse wallets that I've ever seen, and I've been getting spates of these off and on for a few years now, since TVTropes (what? I had some time on my hands!) got owned.

Interestingly, the dollar amount of the attempted extortion has gone up more or less monotonically throughout; the first ones I got were looking for something like $200.




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