Posts Tagged ‘Ebay’

For sail Boat crafted from tequila barrel available to buy on eBay

Posted: 30th August 2015 by Absurd Stories in People, Sports

An American artist who made a bizarre sailing boat out of a booze barrel has put his creation up for sale on eBay. John Knuth made the craft by sawing the tequila barrel in half, add hinges and rigging up a sail and rudder. He’s even filmed himself taking to the water in the vessel, […]

As eBay turns 20 we find 20 of the craziest auction tales and trades

Posted: 3rd August 2015 by Absurd Stories in Internet

The website that lets us shop in our undewear has been around for two decades. Auction site eBay now has 25million sellers, 157 million buyers and 800million agenda worldwide. And the total value of goods listed now tops £660billion more than the GDP of all but the 15 affluent community So on the eve of […]

Would you buy used Lingerie?

Posted: 8th February 2015 by Absurd Stories in Internet, People
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A woman has recently turned eBay into a mini soap opera, as her description for the £400 lingerie item is one of the best eBay has ever had. This woman is brutally honest with her sales pitch. She posted the item on eBay with this item description: “Thank you for looking at this piece of […]

Delusional mother tries to sell $34 Target boots for $31,000

Posted: 1st October 2011 by Absurd Stories in People
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Tammy Lyn of Tulsa, Oklahoma seems to have taken opportunism to new heights by trying to sell a pair of Missoni rainboots she bought at an original price of $34.99 from Target for $31,000 on eBay.  This delusional mother listed the pair of Venetion gumboots at such an exorbitant price with the hope that the […]