IBM PPC Laptop on eBay

From: Doc <>
Date: Thu Mar 21 21:23:11 2002

On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Robert Schaefer wrote:

> It must not be that great a deal, as it hasn't sold yet via buy it now. I
> took several long looks at it, and even went so far as to look at the
> sellers me page. First off, it's got one of those G_D damned
> cursor-chasers. That's one big turn off right there. Then, after the page
> loaded (faster than the auction itself) I read some of his other
> restrictions. No pickup, no questions, ships whenever he gets around to it,
> I couldn't see one reason why I would want to do business with this schmuck.
> It's too bad, I would have liked to bid on it, but anyone who won't allow a
> local pickup (even if I can't take advantage of it) I absolutely won't do
> business with. <insert rant here> Stupid sellers.

  That's exactly what I came up with. The last couple of 860s that
crossed ebay weren't nearly as well-set-up and went for $750+. This guy
not only has no clue what he's selling, but comes off like a serious
jerk. I'd still snatch it if I had 5 bills.


P.S.-- If you want IBM's official internal name for that mouse, you'll
have to ask off-list.
Received on Thu Mar 21 2002 - 21:23:11 GMT

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