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Javaman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-06-11 11:42 AM
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20. Not bashing him, bashing the article for not printing the truth.
clearing 120k is nice and all but that is the gross.
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  -23-year old New Yorker makes $120K in 2 days selling "Dead Osama" t-shirts online Amerigo Vespucci  May-06-11 10:27 AM   #0 
  - Further proof that Americans have no taste in t-shirts.  inademv   May-06-11 10:30 AM   #1 
  - sounds good but what are the expenses?  rfranklin   May-06-11 10:31 AM   #2 
  - Looks like he's charging/charged for shipping  itsrobert   May-06-11 12:18 PM   #33 
  - On the off chance that anybody in GD wants one, here's his site.  rug   May-06-11 10:31 AM   #3 
  - He did not make $120k. He sold $120k worth of t-shirts. Big Difference  WhollyHeretic   May-06-11 10:33 AM   #4 
  - Bingo  NeedleCast   May-06-11 11:38 AM   #14 
  - I'm sure he used expensive shirts  WinkyDink   May-06-11 11:49 AM   #26 
  - BS  KurtNYC   May-06-11 10:51 AM   #5 
  - He'll realize that when the IRS hears about it.  JohnnyRingo   May-06-11 11:28 AM   #8 
  - Went to the site and it looks like a full blown operation.  dkf   May-06-11 11:29 AM   #9 
     - the "Obama killed Osama" is better but what gets me  KurtNYC   May-06-11 12:06 PM   #28 
  - Teh Internets is a magic money machine!  Gold Metal Flake   May-06-11 11:01 AM   #6 
  - So a guy takes an idea works his butt off and makes a decent chunk of change  dkf   May-06-11 11:20 AM   #7 
  - No, Not Exactly  NashVegas   May-06-11 11:29 AM   #10 
  - If he actually made the shirts himself, he would have yielded a bit more...  Javaman   May-06-11 11:32 AM   #11 
  - Why do you all assume he is losing money on "shipping"?  cbdo2007   May-06-11 11:37 AM   #13 
     - If he does the shipping himself and doesn't get a bulk rate.  Javaman   May-06-11 11:41 AM   #17 
        - Why are you arguing something that doesn't make a bit of sense?  cbdo2007   May-06-11 11:43 AM   #22 
           - Look...  Javaman   May-06-11 03:02 PM   #37 
  - Have We Learned Nothing From The Dot-Com Bust?  wellst0nev0ter   May-06-11 11:36 AM   #12 
  - He learned a lot. LOL  Javaman   May-06-11 11:41 AM   #19 
  - I admit - I wish I had thought of it and could have executed it this quickly.  cbdo2007   May-06-11 11:38 AM   #15 
  - Not bashing him, bashing the article for not printing the truth.  Javaman   May-06-11 11:42 AM   #20 
     - and what happens when the person who owns that photograph comes a-calling?  SoCalDem   May-06-11 03:34 PM   #42 
        - Touche'! LOL nt  Javaman   May-06-11 03:52 PM   #44 
  - +1  Wait Wut   May-06-11 11:44 AM   #23 
  - People went to ground zero 4 days after the attack and were  KurtNYC   May-06-11 12:14 PM   #31 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-06-11 03:42 PM   #43 
  - There will be better, funny t shirts. This one is pretty plain. nt  sufrommich   May-06-11 11:39 AM   #16 
  - goes to show that anyone with an idea can make money  VEI   May-06-11 11:41 AM   #18 
  - No, goes to show there is a sucker born every day.  Javaman   May-06-11 11:43 AM   #21 
     - who is the sucker? not the guy who sold the shirts.  VEI   May-06-11 11:46 AM   #24 
        - No, the people who bought it. nt  Javaman   May-06-11 03:00 PM   #36 
  - Good for him!  WinkyDink   May-06-11 11:49 AM   #25 
  - LOL looks like he made more than Atlas Shrugged did  Stevenmarc   May-06-11 11:54 AM   #27 
  - LOL  nichomachus   May-06-11 04:02 PM   #47 
  - And paid more taxes than GE  Courtesy Flush   May-06-11 04:20 PM   #48 
  - now that's really "winning"  ileus   May-06-11 12:08 PM   #29 
  - If he only made one dollar a shirt- selling 10,000 shirts= $10,000 profit.  KittyWampus   May-06-11 12:10 PM   #30 
  - Still not bad for a few hours of work.  tridim   May-06-11 03:16 PM   #40 
  - And by 3am the following day, the site "Or Is he really dead .com" was launched n/t  Shagbark Hickory   May-06-11 12:17 PM   #32 
  - If making money is your primary goal, then by all means appeal to the lowest common denominator....  markpkessinger   May-06-11 12:25 PM   #34 
  - "Just Dead It"? Wonder when Nike's lawyers will come knocking.  Nailzberg   May-06-11 12:32 PM   #35 
  - Alright then, I call dibs on the "Still Dead" t-shirt idea.  Fire Walk With Me   May-06-11 03:04 PM   #38 
  - Oh - why didn't I think of that!  ThoughtCriminal   May-06-11 03:14 PM   #39 
  - Why didn't I think of that? LOL!  Odin2005   May-06-11 03:32 PM   #41 
  - I want a T-shirt of picture I saw  aj_cd   May-06-11 03:56 PM   #45 
  - America!  leeroysphitz   May-06-11 03:57 PM   #46 

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