Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

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Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby Brad Henderson » September 29th, 2010, 1:17 pm

http://cgi.ebay.com/Paris-Hilton-Magic- ... 3cb0962e21

I wonder if I get a real porn star to step into my Zig Zag, if I can get 10 million for it?

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Postby DrDanny » September 29th, 2010, 1:25 pm

She may have to do more than just step in, like maybe take up residence?

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Postby Richard Kaufman » September 29th, 2010, 2:18 pm

hahahahahha ... is there any cocaine in the crevices?
(Those who've been reading the tabloids will find a double meaning there.)

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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby Doc » September 29th, 2010, 7:39 pm

I hope that her performance in the zip-zag was more enthusiastic than her performance with her boyfriend in the hotel room.

She only had two good moves in that video. ;)

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Postby Richard Kaufman » September 29th, 2010, 8:12 pm

Well, Doc, we know what your entertainment viewing consists of!
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby Doc » September 30th, 2010, 9:56 am

Well, Doc, we know what your entertainment viewing consists of!

Well, Richard, I received three emails from other members wanting to know where they could find the video. ;) :D

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Postby Richard Kaufman » September 30th, 2010, 10:08 am

Ha!
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby opie » September 30th, 2010, 10:33 am

Up pun my word!!! Are people still using Zig Zags to roll their own? (No pun intended on roll)....... Oh, and I don't know that people used those papers....uh....I just heard it.....opie

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Postby The Magic Apple » September 30th, 2010, 11:03 am

If you win, I wonder how much to sanitize it?

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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby David Alexander » October 1st, 2010, 12:14 pm

The really funny part was where he was willing to "set it up" for "only" $5,000 plus travel expenses."

The kid has a lot of nerve, you have to give him that.

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Postby Richard Kaufman » October 1st, 2010, 12:37 pm

I'm sure we can keep the cracks coming on this thread for a long time. :)
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby Jim Riser » October 1st, 2010, 1:19 pm

Pricing an item at $1,000,000 on ebay is actually not a bad business decision. This is currently being done by quite a number of sellers on a wide variety of items.

The idea is that you have an item to sell which might have a pretty high value to someone; but you (the seller) have no idea of how high a buyer might go. You certainly do not want to list it for too little. So you list it on ebay for a ridiculous price along with the "make offer" option. The high asking price gets the desired attention and free advertising on forums. The "make offer" gets real offers from interested buyers. The offers are never seen by others.

If a reasonable (to the buyer) offer comes in, the item is sold.

This is merely another technique for marketing items of unknown value.

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Postby Richard Kaufman » October 1st, 2010, 1:52 pm

It would have a higher value if you vacuumed up all the cocaine from the crevices.
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Postby mai-ling » October 1st, 2010, 2:05 pm

is this the same guy who challenged some other guy
and has a real sarcastic tounge?
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby David Oliver » October 1st, 2010, 2:41 pm

RK: "It would have a higher value if you vacuumed up all the cocaine from the crevices."

How would you fit a vacuum into all those crevices.... oh... wait... you mean in the box?!

Never mind.
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby Jim Riser » October 1st, 2010, 3:23 pm

Richard;
Keep that in mind when making your offer. Also remember that you probably do not want to take this item through customs - due to drug sniffing dogs.

Presentation idea: You could have the girl in this illusion dressed as a coke bottle and "cut" her with a giant credit card!

You might want to make your offer before someone else snatches it up.
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Re: Magician Curtis Lovell tries to get $1 mill for used Modern Art

Postby mrgoat » October 1st, 2010, 3:25 pm

Mr Riser, you just made me spit chicken chow mein on my keyboard from laughing too much.

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Postby Richard Kaufman » October 1st, 2010, 3:54 pm

I believe the vacuum would fit ...
Oh, never mind.
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