Phone Scams

Phone Scams

Phone Scams

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Listeners write in or call in the Z Morning Zoo and ask them to prank call someone they know. The prank calls can be anywhere from kids trying to prank their parents to employees trying to prank call their bosses.
  1. April 16, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 4 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The PTA Dad Auction
    After she noticed a few of the other moms "checking out" her husband John at the last PTA meeting, this is NOT the phone call Emily wanted to get...
  2. April 09, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 5 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Hit and Run
    You should NEVER hit someone else's bumper in a parking lot and forget to leave a note. And if you DO, don't let the Z Morning Zoo find out about it!
  3. March 19, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 5 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Cake Designer
    Here's something you probably don't know: cake designers will put almost anything you want on a specialty cake, as long as it's not X-rated. We decided to put that to the test...
  4. March 12, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 5 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Bridgerton Birthday Party
    Would you let your 13-year old daughter attend a birthday sleepover party at her friend's house? Of course, right? But what if we told you the "theme" for the party was "Bridgerton" (the raunchy sexy hit show f…
  5. March 12, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 5 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The "Milk Plus" Plan
    These days you have to upgrade EVERYTHING! It's not enough to have just Discovery Channel anymore, now you have to have Discovery Channel PLUS! But does the same business model work for other companies? Like th…
  6. March 05, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 4 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: Milk Plus
    These days it seems like everybody wants you to "upgrade" to a newer, more expensive version of the service you're already paying for (like Discovery Channel PLUS, for example). Would the same business model wo…
  7. February 26, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 6 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Security Camera Installer
    Jeff has only been on the job 2 weeks! It's probably mean that his co-workers asked us to phone scam him, right??
  8. February 19, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 4 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The House Sitter
    Patricia's son Dylan just finished house sitting for his friend's family while they were out of town...then she got a call from the family's dad asking for a small favor...
  9. February 12, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 5 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Stock Broker
    What do you do when the stock you bought in Gamestock, AMC, and Nokia didn't quite make you a millionaire like you thought it would?
  10. February 05, 2021
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 4 min
    26F0F017-9B56-4CC6-868B-01148FEDDD6A Created with sketchtool. Download
    Phone Scam: The Post Vaccine Survey
    We decided to prank a woman who has already received round one of her COVID vaccine by asking her if she's had any "side effects" yet...