I know I'm not alone, but I am really enjoying seeing DarkMatter's Isaias, Margielas and Brionis rather than reading about noobs bragging about their Christian Dior Monsieur ties and Brooks Brothers 346 polos. I do get jealous too but seeing others score big inspires me to keep at it when I hit a dry spell.
This thread was getting pretty bad. DM was the breath of fresh air we needed.
If nothing else it's inspiration to keep me on the hunt and my standards high (or giving up and going retail, ha)
Also, as for what does darkmatter get out of posting everything here?
Duh, it's a preview of his ebay auctions. He's getting watchers and bidders here by whipping up the hype machine to a very well targeted audience. And I'm OK with that, no one's making me bid on his stuff, I like to look