Here are two interesting gleanings from eBay news today, just in case you had other things on your mind.
Most of you know that I love gardening, but I am not sure that I would bet on my zucchini bringing enough for a $19,000 clock repair. OF "hope blooms eternal" in the heart of a gardener.
The other talks about how eBay is helping law enforcement in Great Britain. Well, sort of helping. The guy may have been caught because he was sweating too much. Tough laws over there.
Town hopes giant zucchini can raise cash for clock
But naturalist Sally Roth is pitching in by putting a giant zucchini from her garden up for auction on ebay. She says the squash is as long as a Wiffle ball ... http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-ap-in-gi...
Car bought on eBay foils gun raid
An armed robber was caught after the getaway car he bought for £180 on eBay broke down. Richard Angel, 44, from Bournemouth, robbed a security man of £15000 ... http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/top-stories/2009/0...