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What crazy things have you seen for sale on Ebay?

  1. Jun 10, 2005 #1

    JamesU

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    Pengwuino

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    I had a whole thread in another forum listing about 15 really dumb/weird things... all bought by that goldencasino.com or something. There were things like... a potato... "the right to choose my babies name" ... or some other crazy stuff.
     
  4. Jun 11, 2005 #3

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    I've seen a 5-year old tuna sandwich, a piece of toast with the virgin mary, a piece of toast with...ah...too many toast ones...
     
  5. Jun 11, 2005 #4

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    This one is a fake, but it is really funny (it's better if you know something about guitars). Check out the guy's homepage too. :biggrin:

    Fake ebay guitar ad
     
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    There was a large plastic leg for sale for 50p once... Also, 'Absolutely nothing' was for sale for 50c - this included 'no costs for postage as you won't be getting anything'!
     
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    HAHAHAHAHAHA nice picture

    Anyway a while back I saw one for a windows XP file folder. I couldn't find it though, I guess the EBAY search doesn't search under old auctions but it was like "for sale is a windows xp file folder. With this file folder you can store volumes of computer data, up to the ammount of free space on your hard drive. Plus you can rename this folder to anything you like by pressing F2 on your keyboard."
     
  11. Jun 11, 2005 #10

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    Hmm...looks more like Merlin jumping rope to me...the light part in the center. :rofl:
     
  12. Jun 11, 2005 #11

    Mk

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    Looks like a burned piece of toast with a feeding emu in the center, to me.
     
  13. Jun 11, 2005 #12

    Moonbear

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    :rolleyes: Well now you're just being silly, making up stuff. :rofl:
     
  14. Jun 12, 2005 #13

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    No, I'm serious!

    The bottom part of the jump rope on the right side is the head, at the ground, which is eating grass.
     
  15. Jun 12, 2005 #14

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    Someone is selling a wide-mouth, one-quart Mason jar of air that was captured at the Los Angeles area movie premiere for "Mr. And Mrs. Smith," which stars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. The bidding is currently up to $20,500.

    The state of Washington issued a citizen an anti-George Bush license plate on accident, only to send a letter to the owner telling him it's use has been revoked (his plate read "F DUBYA"). So what does he do? Sell the license plate on eBay of course! :biggrin: The opening bid was $5,000.

    No idea why anyone would have any use for this... but now you can buy a super ugly gold plated Xbox (with two controllers).

    And for a change, here's aone crazy Ebay buyer : http://www.randomthink.net/misc/ebay/
     
  17. Jun 12, 2005 #16
    Those are some good ones.

    Why was the license plate revoked, is there some law against it or something?
     
  18. Jun 12, 2005 #17

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    Most every state retains the right to refuse plates that are offensive, abusive, vulgar,...or anything that's "not decent".

    Ebay doesn't allow the sale of valid license plates that are less than 5 yrs old.
     
  19. Jun 12, 2005 #18

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    Oh, I see it now! Merlin's jump rope forms the emu shape. Cool! And to think the seller only saw the Virgin Mary in it when it's such a complex piece of grilled cheese art. Wow, the buyer of it really got a bargain. :rofl: Well, at least now that woman has the money to buy herself a better frying pan since the one she has must be pretty warped to burn all the outside edges of the bread and leave the center uncooked like that. :tongue2:
     
  20. Jun 12, 2005 #19

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    Toast in the post.
    you could pay a guy (buy it now price- 99p) and he would stamp and address a piece of toast (just on its own. no envelope or anything) and send it to you. Most pieces got there ok.

    You'd be surprised what you can send in the post. I once wrote an address on the side of a lemon, sellotaped a stamp to it and sent it first class to my friend. He got it no problem, though was rather bemused about who had sent him a lemon and why.
     
  21. Jun 12, 2005 #20

    JamesU

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    I have to go to the grocery store...then I'm off to the post office to mail some citrus!
     
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