Well someone figured it out. Yes, it was a trick to get people's email passwords, but it also had a purpose.

Many people try and access their friends, brothers, ex-girlfriend, etc, email accounts. They go looking for an easy way to 'hack' in. This was our lesson to people like that, and newbies alike. There is no easy way to do things like that. This was a little lesson to teach people the hard way about 'hacking'. It's not something you can learn in a day, or have someone, or something do for you.

We did receive a few emails, all accounts were surrendered back to their original owner within 24 hours.
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