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02.08.13 Andy Cush

An Italian eBay user going by *videogames.museum* has placed his collection of 6,850 video games, 330 consoles, 220 controllers and 185 accessories up for auction. The price? A cool $550,000. While it may not surprise you to learn that Mr. *museum* has accrued exactly zero bids on the lot thus far, let’s see what he’s packing […]

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11.16.12 Andy Cush

Less than 12 hours after Hostess announced it would be shutting its doors, “collectors” took to eBay to peddle boxes of the iconic confectionery company’s most well-loved product. Dozens of unopened boxes of Twinkies have popped up on the auction site since today’s announcement, ranging in price from $6 a box to a staggering $3,200 for […]

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09.16.11 Marina Galperina

More proof that Nicolas Cage is some sort of a time traveling/immortal creature has recently surfaced via an eBay auction for a vintage photograph from 1870 Tennessee, entitled “Nicolas Cage is a Vampire.” […]

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08.08.11 Marina Galperina

You have ten hours to purchase one of the only surviving cars used for the film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas from eBay, if you’re willing to drive it home from Kansas City (1200+ miles to NYC). It may be dented up and needs fresh wheels, but the “superior machine” is infused with the […]

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03.06.11 Bucky Turco

There’s only a few hours left to bid on Videograf’s collection of graffiti photos that weighs in at 25 pounds. But how many photos is that? Based on our estimates, it works out to about 124 per pound or around 3100 total. The current bid is $1,975 and isn’t likely to go up much more […]

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02.28.11 Bucky Turco

According to the current bid on eBay, $1,825, but there’s still six days to go. The seller, who is also the founder of legendary graffiti video series Videograf, says the photographs of artful vandalism from the last few decades are too numerous to count, so he weighed them out instead: There’s a total of 25 […]

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01.24.11 Marina Galperina

Is there really only one eBay seller with an “actual” patterned piece of Shepard Fairey’s destroyed Bowery Mural and only one bidder (so far) willing to pay money for it? There must be more bits of it out there, ’cause there sure were plenty of holes in it. Now’s the time to cash in, scavengers. […]

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01.20.11 Marina Galperina

Since the “True Identity of Banksy” eBay auction was pulled the second time — first, because the seller wasn’t offering anything tangible, then just after the auction hit a dollar short of $1 million — seller “jaybuysthings” says that he was “paid off” to shut down the sale, but was “permitted” to send out a […]

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01.18.11 Marina Galperina

With 1 day to go, the eBay auction for a piece of paper with Banksy’s alleged “true” name reached $999,999 and just got pulled this morning. There were seven bidders with entirely too much faith in a vague reference to tax records and entirely too much money to invest into satisfying their curiosity. Or… this […]

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01.14.11 Marina Galperina

If you like your Marina Abramović desserts a little more intimate, you can bid for her chocolate lips on eBay. Meanwhile, Banksy’s “Identity” eBay sale still has 0 bids. […]

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