The FBI arrested and ultimately had convicted a guy selling Sony
Playstation 2 units on ebay.
He sold dozens during the early announcement period and racked in
considerable funds. He sort of forgot to send any out to the purchasers
Steve Greenbank wrote:
> > So, the "very old" 'caveat emptor' should always be in force with ebay
> > purchases.
> The best one I saw was
> "Playstaion 2 Box and Receipt"
> Bidding started at $1 and I think there was no reserve.
> There were many bids and eventually someone had the winning bid of $425. A
> little over the top but hey these things are in short supply ...
> ... except ...
> (half way down 3rd comment)
> ... in fairness "tru2disk" did not misrepresent the goods.