Desperate times for shoe sellers on eBay

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by bengal-stripe, May 24, 2005.

  1. bengal-stripe

    bengal-stripe Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Keith T TWAT Master.

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    Come on man, can't I get a warning or something? That's just cold.

    Fellow SFers, do not, I repeat, do not follow this link.
     
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    RJman Posse Member Dubiously Honored

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    hope Justice Thomas isn't the buyer... "Is that a ... no, wait a minute..."
     
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    Steve B. Go Spurs Go

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    Actually kinda funny...
     
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    Not work safe. Or anywhere else safe.
     
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    Is the man available separately?

    Could add flavor to the stock line "See my other auctions."

    More seriously, even after ebay forbade the sale of non-washed clothing and undergarments, there is an apparently thriving submarket in big-pec'd boys modelling usually cheap articles of clothing.  Most are shirts, since the chest is the most-fetishized male body part whose flesh can be shown on ebay.

    The shoes remain a tough sell.  Hard to sex up a pair of Florsheims.  And in the gallery photo, they look like pasties for the Road Warrior's all male go-go bar.
     
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    You clearly weren't around for the infamous cashmere-scarf-as-butt-floss auction. We showed it to ernest but he passed as it wasn't H&K.
     
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    I'm just thankful the second photo was "knees down"... [​IMG]
     
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    LOL...
     
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    sorry
     
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    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    johnapril,

    Oh no. Oh no. oh no, oh no. That is just not right. In so many ways.
     
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    dorian Senior member

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    c'mon.... please delete that.
     
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    Yeah, I saw this one too. I even posted it on AA. Shock, I guess. I mean, I don't get it. At first, I thought the shoes could be some sort of decoy, and the real sale was something illegal. However, it really does look like they're just selling the shoes. Go figure.
     

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