Today I received an e-mail from Amazon.com attempting to tempt me into signing up for e-mail alerts regarding stuff I would want to buy. In exchange, I would have the opportunity to win a $1000 gift card. I checked out the Official Rules and found this troubling statement:
"How to Enter. You may enter the Sweepstakes beginning at 12:00:01 a.m. (PST) on April 15, 2010 and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. (PST) on May 31, 2010 (the "Sweepstakes Period")."
There's only one way I could enter this sweepstakes: