Famous but Stupid Psychiatrist Loses $1.3 Million in Nigerian Email Scams

Diagnosis: chronic greed. The latest dupe in the Nigerian email scams may be a renowned psychiatrist from UC Irvine who frittered at least $1.3 million of his family’s fortune in payments to internet con artists.

Bust out the Prozac.

Psychiatrist Bilked by Nigerian E-Mails [Los Angeles Times]