Somebody actually bid on my auction

Somebody actually bid on my auction

Post by Larry Louk » Wed, 19 Jan 2005 01:36:00




Quote:
> Hi all,

> I've done a test experiment to see if someone would bid on my eBay
> auction.  Basically, I put out a 1909-S Indian cent out for auction on
> eBay with a fictitious grading service.  It had no picture and just a
> brief description of the item.  It turns out that not only did I get a
> bid, but also the bidder used the "Buy It Now" feature and the item is
> already paid for.  Now I need to go get the coin from my safe deposit
> box and ship it away.

Ha! What a hoot! People will buy anything, sight unseen or whatever!

Larry
'he might have gotten a bargain'

 
 
 

Somebody actually bid on my auction

Post by beeke » Wed, 19 Jan 2005 07:58:44


On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 14:58:31 -0600, "Michael R"

Quote:

>> LOL
>> Hope this doesn't end up with a neg.
>> Try it again with "Trust Me Grading Service".

>...or "Superior Trust Independent Numismatic Grading Service"

Hey that's my business!

beekeep

 
 
 

Somebody actually bid on my auction

Post by Michael » Wed, 19 Jan 2005 10:48:05



Quote:
> On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 14:58:31 -0600, "Michael R"

>>> LOL
>>> Hope this doesn't end up with a neg.
>>> Try it again with "Trust Me Grading Service".

>>...or "Superior Trust Independent Numismatic Grading Service"

> Hey that's my business!

> beekeep

I didn't mean to buzz into your territory  :>P

--
Michael R
AKA   mrae7 on Ebay/Yahoo
ANA #173222

 
 
 

Somebody actually bid on my auction

Post by Ian » Wed, 19 Jan 2005 18:15:09


Quote:



>>On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 14:58:31 -0600, "Michael R"

>>>>LOL
>>>>Hope this doesn't end up with a neg.
>>>>Try it again with "Trust Me Grading Service".

>>>...or "Superior Trust Independent Numismatic Grading Service"

>>Hey that's my business!

>>beekeep

> I didn't mean to buzz into your territory  :>P

Beehive yourself. Don't you realize that this NG was a pun free
environment until you started

Ian
`to bee found hovering around bad puns'.

 
 
 

Somebody actually bid on my auction

Post by Michael » Thu, 20 Jan 2005 08:45:03



Quote:



>>>On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 14:58:31 -0600, "Michael R"

>>>>>LOL
>>>>>Hope this doesn't end up with a neg.
>>>>>Try it again with "Trust Me Grading Service".

>>>>...or "Superior Trust Independent Numismatic Grading Service"

>>>Hey that's my business!

>>>beekeep

>> I didn't mean to buzz into your territory  :>P

> Beehive yourself. Don't you realize that this NG was a pun free
> environment until you started

> Ian

 Yes, I'm punfully aware of that.

--
Michael R
AKA   mrae7 on Ebay/Yahoo
ANA #173222