The 'What is Wrong With People?' Scamming the Elderly Edition

Grandparents, listen up: If you receive a vague telephone call from a grandkid or a relative or anyone asking you to transfer funds overseas, make sure you ask questions, refuse, and/or hang up. Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is warning elderly residents of scammers who are swindling the elderly out of their cash, which, to say the least, is really, really awful and sad. [AP]