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Gravel2008 Donating Member (130 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-16-07 10:46 AM
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120. Oh, BOOO-HOO-HOO!
And then soon the wing nuts will demand auctions like this one to be taken down, and soon enough you can't sell a damn thing on eBay except paper clips - and they'd probably be offensive to someone too.

Why are you against free speech?
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  -Rush Limpball's OUTRAGEOUS ebay auction (and what we can do about it) Doremus  Oct-15-07 12:20 PM   #0 
  - Thanks for the heads up. I'll go on over now. K&R nt  gateley   Oct-15-07 12:26 PM   #1 
  - Silly Freepahs, I saved an enlarged copy of the 4 pages to my hard drive LOL  liberaldemocrat7   Oct-18-07 10:33 PM   #146 
  - rush's auction  reaganomics   Oct-19-07 07:44 AM   #155 
     - ONE POST?! Bwahahahahahahahahaha! To the GD mods:  blondeatlast   Oct-19-07 10:46 AM   #178 
  - wonderful.  FLDem5   Oct-15-07 12:30 PM   #2 
  - Notice, though, the proceeds from the sale go to charity.  quantessd   Oct-15-07 12:31 PM   #3 
  - Is the charity named?  zbdent   Oct-15-07 12:39 PM   #10 
  - Apparently it's for the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation.  Dave From Canada   Oct-15-07 12:44 PM   #14 
     - I'd rather not have the laws enforced by the Marines! n/t  hootinholler   Oct-15-07 08:25 PM   #104 
     - What scum  AngryAmish   Oct-19-07 10:36 AM   #172 
  - What charity?  proud2Blib   Oct-15-07 12:44 PM   #15 
  - Who's running the charity? Jim Kallstrom  OzarkDem   Oct-15-07 12:45 PM   #16 
  - Thanks for checking that out, ozarkdem.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 12:52 PM   #24 
  - you apparently don't know how to read their Form 990.  onenote   Oct-15-07 04:42 PM   #77 
  - Form 990  armyaunt   Oct-18-07 07:52 PM   #136 
  - Same Jim Kallstrom that headed the flight 800 investigation? n/t  guruoo   Oct-16-07 12:49 AM   #109 
  - As sick and twisted as one can possibly imagine  djohnson   Oct-15-07 02:00 PM   #42 
     - The charity thing is to ensure that he is above reproach.  quantessd   Oct-15-07 02:32 PM   #47 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-07 11:47 AM   #126 
           - What kind of anti-catholic slam is this?  Darth_Kitten   Oct-18-07 07:16 AM   #134 
  - DONE! thanks!!  karlrschneider   Oct-15-07 12:31 PM   #4 
  - wouldn't the more fun thing to do  Johonny   Oct-15-07 12:31 PM   #5 
  - Have to be pre-approved & provide credit card info, unfortunately  karlrschneider   Oct-15-07 12:32 PM   #6 
     - If I had the funds, I'd vote to get it and let Limbaugh keep his photo,  gateley   Oct-15-07 12:40 PM   # 
     - If only indeed  TornadoTN   Oct-15-07 12:43 PM   #13 
        - Like George Soros?  YankeeFan   Oct-17-07 03:41 PM   #130 
     - Makes no difference. You don't have to actually conclude  KAZ   Oct-18-07 08:16 PM   #141 
  - Done, thanks!  OzarkDem   Oct-15-07 12:35 PM   #7 
  - What are we reporting it for?  TornadoTN   Oct-15-07 12:37 PM   #8 
  - The terms it violates are listed in the OP.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 12:46 PM   #18 
  - Of course not, read my post  TornadoTN   Oct-15-07 12:50 PM   #22 
  - Those are ebay's own terms, quoted directly from their website.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 12:54 PM   #27 
     - Completely agree  TornadoTN   Oct-15-07 02:00 PM   #41 
  - There's a difference between "hateful" and "I disagree."  Stewie   Oct-19-07 10:01 AM   #165 
  - Read my post #21 nt/  Canuckistanian   Oct-15-07 12:52 PM   #25 
  - I agree. Impeach Cheney First. Then King George.  Speciesamused   Oct-15-07 03:13 PM   #55 
  - I don't like it, but what exactly in it is "hateful"?  onenote   Oct-15-07 02:04 PM   #44 
     - No  armyaunt   Oct-18-07 07:54 PM   #137 
  - It comes in a HALLIBURTON briefcast! Ewwww. nt  gateley   Oct-15-07 12:38 PM   #9 
  - done. n/t  yadayadayada   Oct-15-07 12:40 PM   #11 
  - I tried but ebay wouldn't let me send it  madokie   Oct-15-07 12:41 PM   #12 
  - Thanks for trying  Doremus   Oct-15-07 12:48 PM   #20 
  - done . . .  DrDan   Oct-15-07 12:46 PM   #17 
  - Done  hobbit709   Oct-15-07 12:47 PM   #19 
  - OK, done  Canuckistanian   Oct-15-07 12:50 PM   #21 
  - Nice catch!  wicket   Oct-16-07 11:26 AM   #125 
  - I'm afraid ebay will never take it down. It has 109 bids! That is a bidding frenzy.  robinlynne   Oct-15-07 12:51 PM   #23 
  - i sent an email  historian   Oct-15-07 12:57 PM   #29 
     - Thank you, historian ... and I agree! n/t  Doremus   Oct-15-07 01:00 PM   #30 
     - I tried that several years ago with the nazi memorabilia.  robinlynne   Oct-15-07 01:14 PM   #32 
     - Did it do any good?  Speciesamused   Oct-15-07 03:15 PM   #57 
        - unfortunately no.  robinlynne   Oct-15-07 03:25 PM   #59 
           - Sure it did.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 03:59 PM   #61 
              - really?  robinlynne   Oct-15-07 04:11 PM   #64 
              - I really found it offensive to see nazi "souvenirs" for sale. I understood how  robinlynne   Oct-15-07 04:13 PM   #65 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:39 PM   #184 
     - Oh, BOOO-HOO-HOO!  Gravel2008   Oct-16-07 10:46 AM   #120 
  - I hope MoveOn.org buys it and donates it to the Smithsonian. (nt)  94114_San_Francisco   Oct-15-07 12:54 PM   #26 
  - "Democrat" senators.  Clark2008   Oct-15-07 12:56 PM   #28 
  - Done!  Ghost in the Machine   Oct-15-07 01:03 PM   #31 
  - Doesn't the pig have enough money?  Joanne98   Oct-15-07 01:14 PM   #33 
  - Thanks for this--at last an action I can take against that bigot  librechik   Oct-15-07 01:18 PM   #34 
  - You're quite welcome, librechik. And thank YOU for helping! n/t  Doremus   Oct-15-07 04:00 PM   #62 
  - How low will they go?  young_at_heart   Oct-15-07 01:28 PM   #35 
  - Not the "first time" a private citizen attacked by a Political Party.  bvar22   Oct-15-07 01:29 PM   #36 
  - Limbaugh = man who runs America?  EOO   Oct-15-07 01:37 PM   #37 
  - Arrogant pukehole, ga$bag.  mnhtnbb   Oct-15-07 08:17 PM   #103 
  - Goes to show War is just a game to these people  djohnson   Oct-15-07 01:47 PM   #38 
  - I'll bid 5 oxycontins . . . 10 mg . . . n/t  OneBlueSky   Oct-15-07 01:55 PM   #39 
  - The bid is now 45,600.50 n/t  ellacott   Oct-15-07 01:57 PM   #40 
  - Jesus! Who would spend 45 grand on THAT?  Carni   Oct-15-07 02:03 PM   #43 
     - RE: Who would spend 45 grand on that.  YankeeFan   Oct-15-07 02:49 PM   #50 
        - Sad Update: It's Now Over $500,000  YankeeFan   Oct-18-07 03:35 PM   #135 
  - Done! Kick and recommend. n/t  Semper_FiFi   Oct-15-07 02:04 PM   #45 
  - You're one of the few people here who know how to spell his name right...  BornagainDUer   Oct-15-07 02:19 PM   #46 
  - who has an ebay account?  RainDog   Oct-15-07 02:40 PM   #48 
  - heh heh  cutlassmama   Oct-19-07 02:32 AM   #153 
  - I'm guessing Limbaugh probably has a couple of shills  bullwinkle428   Oct-15-07 02:41 PM   #49 
  - Done....  Speciesamused   Oct-15-07 02:58 PM   #51 
  - Thank You for Your Report From eBay Customer Support  Speciesamused   Oct-16-07 08:50 AM   #119 
  - Look at this disclaimer at the bottom of the *Officers* page ...  lpbk2713   Oct-15-07 03:05 PM   #52 
  - I heard last week he wanted to do an RNC fundraiser off this publicity. n/t  ellacott   Oct-15-07 03:17 PM   #58 
  - More information on CFC  ComplimentarySwine   Oct-15-07 05:45 PM   #94 
  - Are you being serious?  mvccd1000   Oct-16-07 11:17 AM   #121 
  - done. . k&r. . . . n/t  annabanana   Oct-15-07 03:08 PM   #53 
  - Why not create a phoney ebay account  danimich1   Oct-15-07 03:12 PM   #54 
  - the bidding is only open to pre-qualified bidders...  QuestionAll   Oct-15-07 04:19 PM   #67 
  - I reported it as fraud--not bid  Horse with no Name   Oct-15-07 03:15 PM   #56 
  - Good response!  MiniMe   Oct-15-07 04:09 PM   #63 
  - The Combined Federal Campaign is not a political organization  FLDCVADem   Oct-15-07 04:24 PM   #68 
  - You're right...and thru it you can give to a WIDE variety  Momgonepostal   Oct-19-07 12:09 AM   #149 
  - what are you talking about. What evidence do you have that its not a legit charity?  onenote   Oct-15-07 04:28 PM   #71 
  - I wondered the same thing  FLDCVADem   Oct-15-07 04:30 PM   #74 
  - Campaign money laundering?  Canuckistanian   Oct-15-07 04:59 PM   #82 
  - what are you talking about?  onenote   Oct-15-07 05:08 PM   #88 
     - Before you get bent out of shape  Canuckistanian   Oct-15-07 06:56 PM   #97 
        - See post 77  tammywammy   Oct-15-07 08:28 PM   #105 
        - again, you don't have a clue.  onenote   Oct-16-07 06:41 AM   #116 
           - I see now, my apologies n/t  Canuckistanian   Oct-16-07 08:46 AM   #118 
  - Nice one!  wicket   Oct-16-07 03:38 PM   #128 
  - Done!  Pastiche423   Oct-15-07 03:38 PM   #60 
  - Don't hold your breath. There is nothing about that listing that violates ebay's rules.  onenote   Oct-15-07 04:29 PM   #72 
  - ummm...what exactly is the "Hateful, Discriminatory or Racial Language in an item description"...???  QuestionAll   Oct-15-07 04:16 PM   #66 
  - that's up to ebay to figure out--it's their regulations  librechik   Oct-15-07 04:24 PM   #69 
  - ...  QuestionAll   Oct-15-07 04:35 PM   #75 
  - Nothing.  onenote   Oct-15-07 04:27 PM   #70 
  - BIG difference.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 05:03 PM   #85 
  - And there are numerous copies of that book for sale on ebay right now:  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-19-07 08:28 AM   #157 
  - Have we become so accustomed to RW spew that we no longer take objection to it?  Doremus   Oct-15-07 04:52 PM   #79 
  - No more hateful that "Rush Limbaugh is a Big Fat Idiot"  onenote   Oct-15-07 04:55 PM   #81 
  - Agreed  tammywammy   Oct-15-07 05:00 PM   #84 
  - Again, there's a difference between "hate" and "differing opinions."  Stewie   Oct-19-07 10:07 AM   #166 
  - Kind of ironic that a thread that starts with "Rush Limpball's..." would solicit such a complaint  slackmaster   Oct-19-07 10:44 AM   #176 
  - It's certainly his right to sell it on ebay if he wants. No, I won't alert.  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-15-07 04:29 PM   #73 
  - I reported it and I am glad I did.  Semper_FiFi   Oct-15-07 04:42 PM   #76 
     - You're right, "jackasses" was a bit extreme. I've changed it.  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-15-07 04:49 PM   #78 
     - Then we agree to disagree.  Semper_FiFi   Oct-15-07 06:24 PM   #96 
     - That is definitely a bit harsh. How about auction police?  Dave From Canada   Oct-15-07 04:54 PM   #80 
  - Why the hell would I want to alert this?  TheUniverse   Oct-15-07 04:59 PM   #83 
  - Rush should give them the money out of his own pocket- he has millions  Beaverhausen   Oct-15-07 05:07 PM   #86 
  - He is matching the high bid out of his pocket  ben_meyers   Oct-15-07 05:19 PM   #93 
  - There's a progressive radio star?  Wednesdays   Oct-19-07 08:53 AM   #158 
  - It is political BS.  TheUniverse   Oct-15-07 07:45 PM   #100 
  - Check post #16.  Doremus   Oct-15-07 05:08 PM   #87 
  - Check post 77  tammywammy   Oct-15-07 05:09 PM   #90 
  - Debunked.  onenote   Oct-15-07 05:10 PM   #91 
  - Exactly! That what he wants.  John Kerry VonErich   Oct-15-07 08:28 PM   #106 
  - It's up to $46,100.00 Be nice if he would give the money to the soldiers  B Calm   Oct-15-07 05:08 PM   #89 
  - Jesse MacBeth?  ComplimentarySwine   Oct-15-07 05:52 PM   #95 
     - Thats BS.  TheUniverse   Oct-15-07 07:57 PM   #101 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:47 PM   #186 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:50 PM   #188 
     - I'm not hitting the alert button, yet!  B Calm   Oct-16-07 05:40 AM   #114 
     - Like Bush?  Libby2   Oct-16-07 11:23 AM   #123 
        - What?  ComplimentarySwine   Oct-18-07 08:07 PM   #138 
  - Sigh.... All we are really doing here  quantessd   Oct-15-07 05:11 PM   #92 
  - I agree  incapsulated   Oct-16-07 01:40 AM   #111 
  - Stop.  WilliamPitt   Oct-16-07 05:53 AM   #115 
  - The charity isn't all that bad, so this could be fun...  jmowreader   Oct-15-07 07:14 PM   #98 
  - Issuing the winning bid isn't quite that easy  rl6214   Oct-15-07 09:00 PM   #107 
  - Well, perhaps a slight relation to Cheney's Halliburton...  ComplimentarySwine   Oct-16-07 02:06 AM   #113 
  - I guess Gush is losing his flock, sad stab at needed attention.  Rex   Oct-15-07 07:15 PM   #99 
  - This is still the United States of America. If he wants to sell his letter, he has every right to.  Miss Chybil   Oct-15-07 08:11 PM   #102 
  - re: You give him way too much attention  YankeeFan   Oct-17-07 02:32 PM   #129 
  - Done! Thank you for the heads up!  emsimon33   Oct-15-07 11:28 PM   #108 
  - I can just hear Rush  DearAbby   Oct-16-07 01:35 AM   #110 
  - I reported it.  trueblue2007   Oct-16-07 01:41 AM   #112 
  - Done!  laylah   Oct-16-07 08:13 AM   #117 
  - Meg Whitman is a Republican, no?  npincus   Oct-16-07 11:21 AM   #122 
  - Done  wicket   Oct-16-07 11:24 AM   #124 
  - Kick n/t  Semper_FiFi   Oct-16-07 11:53 AM   #127 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-17-07 06:09 PM   #131 
  - Since he's registered his auction with e-Bay's "Giving Works".......  WillowTree   Oct-18-07 09:09 PM   #145 
  - There are more important things....  BrianLeeB   Oct-18-07 04:37 AM   #132 
  - I'm not going to risk my eBay account with a trumped up complaint -  lynne   Oct-18-07 06:24 AM   #133 
  - $851,000 as of now.  cigsandcoffee   Oct-18-07 08:10 PM   #139 
  - It's Now Over $2,000,000 n/t  YankeeFan   Oct-19-07 10:27 AM   #168 
  - You really think someone is actually going to pay? Funny.  KAZ   Oct-18-07 08:21 PM   #142 
  - They'll pay in some fashion -  lynne   Oct-18-07 08:47 PM   #143 
     - "They face having".. No, they most certainly do not.  KAZ   Oct-18-07 09:07 PM   #144 
        - From the auction link -  lynne   Oct-18-07 10:57 PM   #147 
  - That's pretty much how I feel about it  slackmaster   Oct-19-07 10:43 AM   #175 
  - Nah.  delaware97   Oct-18-07 08:12 PM   #140 
  - At midnight CST the bidding is up to $2,000,200  Mugu   Oct-19-07 12:02 AM   #148 
  - I doubt it's going to hurt him  All4Free   Oct-19-07 12:38 AM   #150 
  - 2 million??? Come on Rush, shill bidding ain't allowed on eBay  Azathoth   Oct-19-07 01:18 AM   #151 
  - I think you underestimate dittoheads  All4Free   Oct-19-07 01:40 AM   #152 
     - I still think it's prank bidders  Azathoth   Oct-19-07 02:50 AM   #154 
        - Exactly...that $2.1 million piece of paper  Wednesdays   Oct-19-07 09:01 AM   #159 
           - re: We're better off ignoring this  YankeeFan   Oct-19-07 10:34 AM   #170 
           - You could buy a house for that  AngryAmish   Oct-19-07 10:45 AM   #177 
  - interesting  bcoylepa   Oct-19-07 08:25 AM   #156 
  - Done!  Bryn   Oct-19-07 09:20 AM   #160 
  - It's over 2 millions dollars now  Bryn   Oct-19-07 09:34 AM   #161 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 09:42 AM   #162 
  - Get a life  KingFlorez   Oct-19-07 09:45 AM   #163 
  - LOL  FLLegal   Oct-19-07 09:47 AM   #164 
     - Time to go back to LGF. Bye-bye  pintobean   Oct-19-07 10:39 AM   #174 
  - let the tombstone begin 5, 4, 3...  ourbluenation   Oct-19-07 10:16 AM   #167 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:37 PM   #183 
  - god bless rush? you have landed on the wrong planet. may you never return.  spanone   Oct-19-07 10:35 AM   #171 
     - thank you mods, the stench was overwhelming  spanone   Oct-19-07 11:32 AM   #180 
  - WHY TH FUCK HASN'T THIS AUCTION BEEN PULLED?!?!  Xenotime   Oct-19-07 10:30 AM   #169 
  - Because a bunch of people complaining is not grounds for eBay to pull it  slackmaster   Oct-19-07 10:37 AM   #173 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:33 PM   #182 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 11:26 AM   #179 
  - boy, the rush defenders are all over this thread...enjoy your stay  spanone   Oct-19-07 11:34 AM   #181 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 12:40 PM   #185 
        - cenorship  Matt Mittan   Oct-19-07 12:49 PM   #187 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-19-07 01:03 PM   #189 
  - The bidding is over  Mugu   Oct-19-07 01:21 PM   #190 
  - Betty Casey  YankeeFan   Oct-19-07 02:05 PM   #194 
  - I think the "dingy Harry" remark is enough cause to bring it down.  Vinca   Oct-19-07 01:21 PM   #191 
  - Sen. Reid was on C-SPAN II this morning  Mugu   Oct-19-07 01:32 PM   #192 
  - EXCERPT FROM RUSH LIMBAUGH SHOW:  FastHorizon   Oct-19-07 02:05 PM   #193 
 

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