You got AIM-Fish-Bot-ed!

Posted by admin on March 11th, 2009

Today I got AIM-Fish-Bot-ed (not that that verb exists). As Nixie explains in her article, Fish-Bots do exactely what you may have done as a child: call two total strangers, then hold the two phones together and listen in on how they accuse each other of doing a prank call. Only Fish-Bots do it via AIM or ICQ. While the whole thing seems to upset a lot of people, I found the idea hilarious and would love to read more chat protocols of “victims” :-) Here’s mine (the first message is from the bot (RolyPolyCoho), the following come from the person I got connected to):