Stupid Ebay auction strikes again...

Discussion in 'Funny Farm' started by Son Goku, Dec 22, 2005.

  1. Son Goku

    Son Goku No lover of dogma

    This time, it's a folder :laugh:

    What's worse, someone's already bid $5 on this folder :D
  2. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    No kidding eh! Man does eBay attract some really stupid people.
  3. madmatt

    madmatt Bow Down to the King Political User

    New York
    And this site doesn't?
  4. Lee

    Lee OSNN Proxy

    Reminds me of the person that purchased a picture of xbox for hundreds of dollars.
  5. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    wasnt there also a box? or was that auction removed?
  6. gonaads

    gonaads Beware the G-Man Political User Folding Team

    Interesting how the post-er and the post-ee are both from Australia. Maybe they're neighbors. You know, same house different room. :rolleyes:

    Hmmmmmmmm... something smells rotten down unda. Padding their feedback maybe? :suprised: :p
  7. Son Goku

    Son Goku No lover of dogma

    It's possible, the thread I saw that posted in was one where someone payed $999 for a 7800 GT (and not a 512 MB variety)...and with further digging some oddities came up in the bidders and biddies past feedback and biddings...

    Paying for a folder though...that's about right up there with someone having posted on forums about a "new hack" that lets people steal one's items. As an alleged method to dupe one's items (I guess he wanted to dupe), it entailed standing in one corner and dropping all one's items with a "see I'm standing over here, I can't do anything". Then holding the Alt key down while hitting F1 through F5 in quick succession. He came back, and the guy and his items were of course gone...

    Everyone said alt + F4 and laughed Umm... :D
  8. nd4gtspeed

    nd4gtspeed OSNN One Post Wonder

    man people are flippin idiots
  9. digima$ter

    digima$ter OSNN Junior Addict

    Yeah that is very stupid!
  10. Taggert_LOA

    Taggert_LOA Modding Addict Political User

    An Xbox 360 Box to be exact. Some ass bid 608.00 for it when it stated in the item description that the box was empty. the poor soul won the auction, wether or not he paid is unknown.
  11. handyguy38

    handyguy38 OSNN One Post Wonder

    You know, there's a buyer for anything..put a turd on eBay and someone would bid
  12. Dublex

    Dublex Quazatron R6 droid

    Hertfordshire, UK
    look up false teeth as another example :D
  13. jcim05

    jcim05 OSNN Junior Addict

    I once saw an orange that was in the shape of a vagina. It sold for over $250 and was shipped in dry ice.