PWNED!!! Man sells powerbook on ebay, gets fraudulent offer, sends scammer fake PB!!!
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In a word, awesome. What is the site that this happened at, I'd like to find out more
 
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SPOILER! HIGHLIGHT TO READ!

Wow, he made his own laptop, and put the price of $8,000. This is purely brilliant..
 
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Originally Posted by xtreme4099
Man sells powerbook on ebay, gets fraudulent offer, sends scammer p-p-p-powerbook instead.

http://sergioco.home.comcast.net/thepowerbook.pdf

the whole story


youll need adobe acrobat to view.




How on earth did you find that? I can't believe I read all 28 pages!
 
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someone on the fark forums made it into a pdf which i then mirrored onto my personal webspace for all you great people to see!! heh ... very amusing .... especially the people that went outta there way to do some 007 detective work to make sure the package was delivered ...hah that was the greatest...
 
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Do please keep us updated, extreme!
 
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Reading the 28 page PDF was easy, reading the 80+ page forums won`t be..
 
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Man that's one of the best short stories I've read in a while.
 
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As a something awful member, I'm proud to say that I pitched a buck in for shipping.
 
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That's funny, but very, very cruel...I want my ending!!!
 
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All I can say is that I want my own p-p-p-powerbook. The honeys will be all up ons! I mean just look at the hardware... *whew* Beats my overclocked P4 anyday. I need to save up for one of these babies...

 
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these dudes really used their techno tracking geek skills to the max...bravo for all that info they scrummaged up.

i want a P-P-Powerbook t-shirt now...
 
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