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Old 02-07-2009, 02:38 PM   #1
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Craigslist is a cesspool

So I respond to a posting for a 944 Turbo in Vancouver on Craigslist for $3500 (yes, that should be obvious it's a scam) and here is the response I get:

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I'm Nicoleta,let me know if you're still interested my car is 1988 Porsche 944,never been involved in a accident, no damage, no scratch, no rust and i can say that this car is in perfect condition and you will love this car if you will decide to move forward.The price is not negotiable $3500 firm,I sell at this price because I just finished the divorce with my husband. When the divorce has finished I own this car. Now as a women I don't need.
I've got photos of the car hosted on Internet at the following link:

If you go to that link (shortcuts are "broken") but look at the pictures in the link.

Then look what I just ran across on ebay:

Pictures of the same car in Ontario....
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Old 02-07-2009, 02:53 PM   #2
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what a douche
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Old 02-14-2009, 07:32 PM   #3
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I find that SELLING stuff on there is usually worse than BUYING...I'm pretty good at spotting scams and have so far been good (though I only buy on CL in person)...but when I used to list stuff to sell, the first handful of messages were all scammers
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Old 02-15-2009, 09:39 AM   #4
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It is pretty ridiculous...especially selling, if you sell anything worth value, youll get ton of replies asking you to ship it to nigeria w/e...fucking pricks
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