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One by one the other Internet providers have fallen prey to the big European hunters this year.
This is a process whereby an accounting firm would determine to what extent the organization had fallen prey to an epidemic of hokum, bunkum, twaddle, tish-tosh, and horse-bleep.
Acting upon information supplied by a doorman of a Park Avenue cooperative, the Greenthal Group researched the advertisements which had initially appeared in August, spoke to two victims who had fallen prey to O'Brien's scheme, and combed the real estate classified advertisements for weeks after, waiting for O'Brien to strike again.
Beebe admits he has fallen prey to these ambiguities in the past.
One out of every five Americans has become a victim of identity theft, or has fallen prey to some type of personal information intrusion in the past year.