FS: 10GB 2G iPod

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    im_to_hyper

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    Well, I am doing a massive at-home inventory reduction between this, the mini, my broken 5GB 1G. Trying to simplify by having just a 20 GB color and a nano.

    Anyway, this one is listed Here on Ebay

    I decided to go through there instead of here... why? I don't know.

    Anyway, thought I would provide you all with the just in case you cared to bid on it.

    Thanks!

    EDIT: Updated link for new auction.
     

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    im_to_hyper

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    Come on! Only a day and a half left! :)
     
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    Thanks to all of those who bid! The price went for much higher than I would even have imagined!

    Thanks again!
     
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    You did get quite a bit for that.
     
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    Yeah, tell me about it! I'm happy though :D
     
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    Okay, well, this has been re-listed due to a non-paying bidder. Feel free to re-bid away :)
     
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    Wow. :eek:

    Good luck on the auction pal. :cool:
     
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    Thanks. Yeah, so I just have to share this short story. 20 year old guy buys iPod off Ebay using Moms account she hasnt used in a year. Guy lands in jail, has to repay other guy for bail money. No money for iPod.

    In the meantime, I'm wondering whats going on. I request users info, got it, but she had the wrong area code.

    So I call EVERY person with buyers last name in her city looking for her. I managed to get ahold of her because one of the people I called was her step-mother-in-law. She gives me her sons number, saying he may have done it.

    I call the son, he explains his jail/financial situation. Agrees to pay final value/relisting fees.

    Call mom, tell her we got everything worked out and tell her that I hope everything works out with her son. "What do you mean?" Well, you know, his whole jail/bond situation. "WHAT?"

    So I explained it to her. She was not pleased he never told her. "What, he never told you?

    Whoops. Yeah, don't think I'm getting my money for that iPod.
     
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    You can file a non-paying bidder report, and get your listing fee back from EBay. Much easier than trying to track down a deadbeat bidder and getting the money from them...
     
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    Ach, but I hate reporting people. Much prefer to let them have a chance, since I know how odd life can be.
     
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    That's true, I also always give them a chance. When it's a new bidder or someone who doesn't use their account much, they usually don't care since they can just open a new account later.
     
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    Yeah, I suppose. But this lady was so nice and so upset about her son.

    Well, I digress. Ya'll need to buy my iPod :)

    Give me a good enough offer, I will cancel the auction.
     
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    would you be willing to sell it to me stright out?
     
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    Hey sure, PM me an offer!
     
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    Bump, sorry. Never ended up getting a PM from him for an offer, so it is still listed on Ebay. Because its now down to 4 days, I will accept offers on here for another 23 hours... otherwise you guys can feel free to bid on it on Ebay, too.
     
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    OK guys... 1.5 hours left! Bid it up, UP, and AWAY!!!
     

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