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The best writeup on Columbus Craigslist I've ever seen

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    Manatee
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    GOTH TEEN ENJOYING HAUNTED HOUSE AMBIANCE

    I hear that this image is not showing up for some.

    I have been told to Photobucket it, but I am too lazy. :(

    #115430

    This is by far the very best Craigslist post I’ve seen. Are you ready?

    Hugh Moving Sale Everything Must Go! Priced To Sell Fast! Whole House! Antique lamp, mantle clock, bell, paintings, tools, jewelry, watches, knives, and a few other antiques such as . Many vintage items as well. Also have many other items too many to list. We are selling nearly everything that we have accuired living in our home for the past 19 years. Please email if you are looking for anything. People have already came and received amazing deals on new and gently used items. Save much more than any second hand or thrift store. Call and get our address and directions to set a time to come in and look around the house. Much better than a yard sale. Much, much, better since its getting colder outside. Let me add many toys, indoor & outdoor lighting, home remodeling items, glass shower doors, ceramic bath tub, sinks, cabinets, blinds, glass storm door, interior doors and fames, plumbing items, electrical items, hand tools, power tools, painting supplies, holiday decorations, home decor, mens, womens, childrens, both by and girls clothing, teen clothing, summer, fall, and winter clothes, designer purses and handbags even brands like authentic coach bags, candles, oriental decor, martial arts weapons and decor like dragons, tigers, buddhas, christain decor like pictures, wall hangings, videos, dvds, music tapes, cds, computer software, computer games, video games, handheld games some even new in package, exercise & home fitness equipment like a total gym complete with everything like brand new, ab rocker, professional commercial quality gym glider its like being able to ski in your own house, kitchen stuff lke decor, cookware, plates, silerware, appliances, dishwasher, refridgerator, home remodeling items, authentic rare hugh collection of beanie babies and tiny beanies, hugh collection of yu-gi-oh cards many holos and rares as well as yu-gi-oh protective binders and other yu-gi-oh stuff, collectable furbies, collectible star wars items, collectible star trek items, collectible sports cards, jewelry boxes, electronic jewelry cleaning machine, designer jewelry with gift boxes and some evn have warrenty paperwork and limited and lifetime guarantees things like necklaces, braclets, ear-rings, rings, pendents, a few silver and gold items left, men’s and women’s wrist watches new and gently used, pocket watches, tie tacks, pins, cuff links, ivory jewelry, pearls, diamond and simulated diamonds, gems, tribal jewelery from peru, collectable stamps even 22kt palted replica stamps complete with original stamp post card and complete description about each stamp these are in protective binders, collectible book on stamps and postage history nice harback, hugh collection of wheat back pennies from going back to the first lincolin 1909 cent, collection of collectable paper currency from around the world, hugh collection of coins from around the world, computer parts and accessories, shelves, book stands, hugh collection of books and magazines, hugh collection of little golden books, vintage stereo system with turn table and 8-track complete with high output speakers, 8-tracks, records 45s, albums lps, elvis, johnny cash, abba, kiss, and others, micheal jackson thriller album cover, hugh collection of pocket knives and multi-tools, old antique and vintage buttons, hugh collection of collectable tins and baskets, printers, fax machines, scanners, monitors, computer towers, mother boards, cables, cell phones, lamps, floor lamp, touch lamp, hugh collection of stuffed animals, care bears, collectible revell dale ernhardt 3 goodwrench service plus 2001 monte carlo 1:24 scale new in box, brand new in box perfect stitch pro as seen on tv, sewing items, military rank and insignia, military manuals, luggage, pre-paid legal lits including 2 sets of complete library of cassette audio tapes, quick start book, promotional flyers, cds, dvds, vhs tapes, business materials, like new Hitachi 8mm palm camcorder rapid reflex 16Bit D.S.P.LCO color monitor x32 digital zoom, security uniforms, brand name used men’s and women’s shoes, sporting goods like football, baseball, tennis, outdorr games, board games, handheld electronic games some brank new in package, digital handheld organizers brand new in package, glassware, creramics, tool boxes, lawn and garden equipment, coffee mugs, new box of ceramic title perfect for installing a back splash behind your range. kithchen cabinets, built-in stove needs new ignitor, brand new shower rod, antique bread box, over 6,00 wide assortment of various e-books including how-to, instructional and techniqual manuals, legal forms, inspirational, spirtual, religious, philoshopy, postive thought, law of attraction, self-help, self improvement, motivational, health, nutrition, ancient knowledge, fiction and non-fiction novels,software programs and utilities, music, meditation, hypnosis and subliminal cds, many with complete master resell rights included, I can either burn them to cds or send them to you via email. We have hundreds of old college books, novels, and childrens books, brands new in box picture frames, clocks, wall clocks, table clothes, throws, candle operas, halloween items and decor, christams decorations, brand new in box items globes, christmas tree lighting, outdoor christmas lighting, 2 person snow sled, home interior items, souvenirs, lava lamp, complete beautiful twin bed with addorable pink satin bed set, and much more. We also wanted to find a good home for a good watch dog faithful and house broken he is a rottweiler german shephard mix mother was german shepard father was rottweiler a beautiful good loving dog that is loyal and obeys well. Will provide good protection for your home and family. He has had all shots and is a very handsome dog. We are giving hime away free to a good home since wie will not be able to take him when we move soon. We also have food dish, brand new muzzle and chain that we will give free to whoever opens their heart and home to him. Please contact us if interested bove for address andd to set up a time to come by and view everything for sold as I would be here forever listing everything. I’m back with lots more. In addition to our original posting on craigslist we have updated it to include the following. We have 11 beanie babies excellent to mint condition with tags, 15 tiny beanie babies same conditon as beanie babies with tags, and 25 tiny beanie babies sealed in original packaging never opened mint condition. If interested call to schedule a time to stop by and take a look. Also have a collection of 17 pez dispensers. set of furbies, set beethoven’s 2nd, collectible revell dale earnhardt good wrench service plus 2001 monte carlo 1:24 scale model in original box, huge colection of sports cards in protective binder, huge collection of yu-gi-oh cards in yu-gi-oh protective binders with beckett yu-gi-oh unofficial collector guide 2 collector golden metal coins #30 & #47 could be worn as pendants yu-gi-oh trading card game black hard plastic card holder to be worn on belt small yu-gi-oh note pad never written in yu-gi-oh magnet hard plastic black engraved yu-gi-oh exodia cardand yu-gi-oh the duelist of the roses playstation 2 instruction manual, star wars collectibles, star trek collectibles, hugh collection of little golden books, vintage stereo complete with 8-tracks in budweiser case and many different records and albums like elvis presley, micheal jackson thriller album with cover, many antique and vintage items, 2 antique bells, huge collection of sports illustrated magazines mint condition, ballads of the green berets rca victor album by SSgt Barry Sadler very rare find sorry no cover, Fabian good old summertime album rare collectible again sorry no cover, the 4 seasons complete 2 album set edizione d’ oro (gold edition) very rare collectible with cover, holiday for teens album by paul & paula no cover, glen campbell galveston album with cover rare collectible, johnny one time by brenda lee album with cover rare collectible, throw out the lifeline by the jordan family sealed nevr opened collectible rare find, meat loaf bat out of hell album collectible soory no cover, dean martin’s greates hits! vol.1 – dean martin gentle on my mnd – dean martin (remember me) I’m the one who loves you all three in covers rare collectibles, rick nelson in concert album sealed never opened even has original price sticker on the plastic very rare collectible, the lettermen put your head on my shoulder album with cover rare collectible, antique telechron mantle clock made by warrren telechron co. ashland mass. usa no. 186974 553 etched or stamped into the wood on bottom of clock very rare find, antique table lamp, set of antique wall painting flowers differnt designs same artist r. colao nicely framed 3727 written on back in pencil I think they were bought at an estate sale, antique bread box collectible, antique baby cradle a very rare hard to find collectible, vintage original polaroid land camera model j66 in original hard brown leather case very rare collectible find, old book titled jube the story of a trapper’s dog by thomas c. hinkle published by william morrow & company new york: 1945 hard back all pages intact very good condition of its age a rare collectible, 3 reader’s digest vintage books: drive america – fix-it-yourself manual – house hold hints & handy tips, set of 2 reader’s digest hard cover world’s greatest biographies 1 is on abaham lincoln – winston churchill -thomas edision, the other covers george wshington -mary queen of scots – colin powell, collection of 4 reader’s digest select editions including volume 3 1999, volume 2 2000, volume 4 2001 all beautifully hard bound collectibles, reader’s digest family word finder hardback ninth printing january 1990, huge I mean big in size reader’s digest these united states our nation’s geography – history and people the reader’s digest family reference series hardback book looks very old, ohio columbus city directory 1972 r.l. polk & co. publishers hardback and this thing is huge also have ohio polk’s delaware city dirctory 1988 both great for many kinds of research or genealogy, pocket book titled the nancy drew files case # 60 poison pen by carolyn keene first archway paperback printing june 1991 collectible, vintage hard cover book titled water: the web of life written by cynthia a. hunt and robert m. garrels published by w * w * norton & company * inc * new york copyright 1972 first edition rare collectible, #1 national betseller the world almanac and book of facts 1993 with complete 1992 election results 125th anniversary edition the authority since 1868 introduction by john chancellor winter and summer olympics new maps and flags of the world collectible, the spiderwick chronicles written by tony diterlizzi and holly black title great escape special edition of the seeing stone paperback sealed unopened popular collectible, the new york times best seller anne rice violin paperback collectible, paperback book titled elvis by albert goldmine cover is gone but all other pages intact avon books copyright 1981 first avon printing november 1982 popular collectible, paperback book dale carnegie titled how to win friends and influence people more than 14,000,000 sold! the phenomenal best seller that is helpiing millions find success and happiness rare popular collectible, 1993 day book u.s. saving bonds calender with art work near mint never written in, collectible, huge collection of basketball and football sports trading cards in protective game & trading card album including 4 scholastic paperback sports books nation football league superstars – the road to the NFL, NBA playbook, fast breaks the jason kidd story, dk eyewitness books football by james buckley jr. nfl publishing hardback book first american edition 1999 perfect for football fans, huge collection of military manuals, 2 air show souvenir programs first is rickenbacker memeorial air show & fly ohio balloon rally august 25 – 26 1984 u.s. air force thunderbirds the second one is rickenbacker angb open house august 22-23 1987 featuring the navy blue angels flying the f/a-18-hornets, aladdin shrine circus 1998 48th annual proram, handmade letter opener made of high quality wood unique design and built to last I should know I made it, Two vintage tiles or hot plates rare find very collectible you must see, nascar fans here is a collectible cheerios racing car beanie number 26 roush racing and johnny benson’s stock car with tag, paperback book titled twelve angels from hell written by david wilkerson author of the cross and the switchblade over 1,000,000 copies sold published by pryamid publications, inc. for the Ford H. Revell company first edition published june, 1965 vintage book thats a good read, 1943 westminster press beautiful picture of soldiers with jesus I would say 8×10 framed nicely very collectible, pocket book no. 157,535,395 author julia peterkin titled scarlet sister mary a pulitzer prize novel published march, 1940 vintage collectible, paperback book titled steps to christ how to know hime better copyright 1908 by Ellen G. White popular little book was written by one who knew jesus as perhaps few have known hime in the history of mankind published in more than 135 languages and sold more than 50 million copies this edition represents perhaps the largest single printing of any religious book in history, huge collection of collectible tins, window blinds and curtains, a huge collection of collectible golden and little golden books, 2 avon collectible vintage Cologne or aftershave bottles that are antique cars one is silver and dated may 1978 and the other is a clear deep green glass I think the same date very collectible,special 2 lp/record set seame street gold! the best of sesame street with the original cast great cover serial number ctw 79001, collection of old collectible comic books, and many other items. I will continue to up the posting when I have time. All appliances kenmore refridgerator with built-in ice maker, Jenn Air Built-In Electric White Wall Oven Combo, Frigidaire Precision Wash System, Ultra Quiet I White Built-In Dishwasher, Jenn-Air 30″ Single Gas Wall Oven w/ Self Cleaning in White, Hamilton Beach 22645 2 Slice Bagel Toaster White, 22″ Presto Electric Griddle, GE can opener with knife sharpener, very retro design, NAUTILUS/BROAN MFG. 413001 RANGE HOOD NON-DUCT 30″ WHITE, White Gold star multiwave Microwave, Double-Basin Stainless Steel Topmount Kitchen Sink with Faucet, plastic utility sink with legs and faucet, Wall Hung Bathroom Sink, White Ceramic, traditional white bathtub with faucet, Medicine Cabinet W/ 2 Shelves & Mirror Door, two framed sliding doors with hand rails and frosted glass swan design, computer parts and accessories hardware and software, ebooks, subliminal software, meditation cds, hypnosis cds, HP Officejet 6110 all-in-one, vintage collectable books, college books, childrens books, how-to books, instructional manuals, fujifilm finepix z10fd 7.2 mp – 3x optical zoom – 2.5′ lcd hot pink new in box,aladdin shrine cirus program 1998 48th annual, air show programs, comic books, reader’s digest books, novels, just hundreds of books many of them best sellers and very collectable, fax machines, printers, monitors, towers, drives, more yu-gi-oh items like 2 different look like gold coin and pendants, yu-gi-oh trading card belt case, beckett yu-gi-oh unoffical collector guide, yu-gi-oh notebook, yu-gi-oh battle city duels game or dvd and a few other items, large collection of basketball and football sports cards in a game & trading card album all of them are near mint to mint condition, vintage polaroid land camera model j66 Autoexposure J66 rollfilm camera in the original strudy poaroid brown leather case a very rare fine Circa 1961-1963, 3 different antique painting, antique dresser, antique server, antique buffet, antique wooden stand, small wooden stand with marble top. Furniture and fixtures, hand tools and power tools, electrical & plumbing supplies, new in package thermal underwear, new in package thermal socks, military rain gear, large a-bag used for deployments, military manuals, military ensignia – medals – ribbons, air force dress uniform, brand name and gently used clothing, tennis shoes, nike football cleats, steel toed work boots, dress shoes, high heels, designer boots, belts, huge assortment of designer purses, handbags, and book bags, for the whole family womens – girls – mens – boys, many toys and stuff animals, video games for computers, ps playstation, ps2 playstation 2, handheld games poker blackjack, slots, and more, wide assortment of board games, antique wooden baby cradle, antique lamp, Antique bells on silver and one is mounted on a wooden base the bell appears to be solid brass heavy, collection of ’94 fleer ultra x-men x-factor trading cards, collectible disney’s 101 damatians christmas snow globes, underarmor football gloves these babies will have you catching every pass, book shelves, collection of over 70 issues of sports illustrated included swimsuit issues, collector special editions, I would say we have a total of over 500 men and womens magazines, coolers, thermosts, coffer mugs, flatware, plates, bowls, cups, glasses, inspirational plaques, adding machines with receipt tape, brand new luma tweeze kit as seen on tv, collection of pocket knives and multi-tools, hand and power tools, heavy duty exterior long extension cords and interior extention cords, a few 5.5′ ice tempered stainless high quality barber scissors,political books and campaign buttons, 2 avon men’s cologne collectible bottles vintage autos dated may 1978, a very large collection of golden books and little golden books, vintage albums lps and records 45s musicians like the 4 seasons and elvis presley, 2 lead cyrstal mantle lamps, tiffany style touch lamp, sesame street gold! the best of sesame street original cast special 2 lp/record set (1977), 2 complete pre-paid legal kits cassettes, vhs tapes, cds, dvds, old city directories columbus 1972 & delaware 1988, large collection of collectible baskets and tins, tool boxes, store units sturdy white metal frame closet organizer space saver tie rack, hugh stamp collection even postal stamp pins and other post office collectables, keepsafer ssd wireless home securitysigns stating electronic surveillance ssd security 24-hour protected a complete do-it yourself monitoring-ready,professional alarm system in the original box, sewing items, brand name gym bags, books on military aircrafts, large wall poster print titled “the first forty years” 121st tactical fighter wing ohio air national guard 1947-1987 limited edition print this one is 570 / 1000 thats right only 1,000 of these were were created and released a true military colectable item, barber scissors 5.5′ &6.5″ ice tempered stainless, collectable records like christmas songs, disneyland “mary poppins” set of 2 hockey sticks, lawn mower, storm door, screen door, interior doors, vintage ashtrays, vases both ceramic and glass all sizes smoke detors, cell phones and brand new in package accessories. hugh amounts of home decor for every season and holiday.. Also selling adjustable mantle. You need to be here tomorrow through after that everything will be in circleville.

    Thanks,
    Patty & Bob
    614-266-6459
    614-286-3315
    1823 Hopkins Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43223

    #115431

    lisathewaitress
    Participant

    so many amazing possibilities went through my head reading that list that my mind is kinda blown right now.

    #115432

    blammo
    Participant

    Well I guess it’s not too much to list after all.

    #115433

    DavidF
    Participant

    Some twisted part of me just wants to quote that listing in everything I post.

    #115434
    Snarf
    Snarf
    Participant

    Koala Bear (Aurora)

    I have a three year old Koala Bear named GumNut, that I’m desperately trying to find a new home for. I bought him back in January figuring it would be an awesome pet that would enjoy living in my greenhouse, sadly I was wrong. I paid $3200 for him back in January and I’am not sure what the used Koala Bear market is like in a good economy or the one we have now; so I’am open to offers. Please use some common sense before contacting me, don’t be an idiot, I’am not interested in trading my Koala Bear for your busted up 1980’s Camero, pictures of your naked wife, or an offer to paint my garage door.

    GumNut’s Stats:

    The Good

    *He is somewhat housebroken, uses a cat box most of the time.
    *For the most part he is very quite; this also falls into the bad category which we will touch on in a moment.
    *He eats spiders, (not kidding) we haven’t had a spider in our house since we got him.
    *Hates watching Desperate Housewives, used to be my wifes favorite show until GumNut bit her for changing the channel from Jeopardy, to Desperate Housewives.
    *Gets along well with one of my two dogs.
    *Loves to go for car rides.

    Now for the Bad:

    *He eats a lot of eucalyptus, which is not as cheap as I expected.
    *Apparently eucalyptus is like a drug for Koala Bears, when GumNut is coming down from his high he becomes very violent and aggressive.
    *He raped and killed my wife’s cat “Miss. Kitty'” (Honestly, I wanted to put this in the good section because I’ve been trying to find a way to get that worthless cat out of our house for two years, thanks GumNut.)
    *He does not like Asian’s, I have no idea where this Koala was raised but someone of Asian Decent must have really mistreated him.
    *Loves Vin Diesel movies, not sure why, he just does.
    *Has extremely sharp claws and teeth which he uses often.
    *Loves shiny objects, steals and hides them frequently in my dog’s ass.
    *He is quite, and as a result has snuck in on my wife and I during intimate moments. I mind him watching; maybe it won’t bother you as much.
    * GumNut smells terrible and is not easy to wash. I had to hold a gas soaked rag over his mouth till he blacked out to get him in this tub for a bath.
    *Once he is in the water he is fine, getting him into the water is a challenge, he will scratch you, he will bite you, and you will bleed.

    #115435

    Stacky
    Member

    Made me laugh so hard I started crying – one of those laughs that becomes breathy and overpowering because you know you shouldn’t be laughing and you’re trying to hold it in so others in the office can’t hear you. This can’t be real because if it is I’ll feel really bad for the koala… and that cat.

    #115436

    thorne
    Member

    Snarf wrote >>
    *Loves Vin Diesel movies, not sure why, he just does.

    I smell a remake of Every Which Way But Loose.

    #115437

    thorne
    Member

    seeking talented digital photographer (dublin/columbus)
    Date: 2009-11-08, 9:50AM EST
    Reply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?]

    I am seeking a digital photographer for a single white male. The purpose of the shoot is to have tasteful attractive and sexual NON-NUDE pictures of himself so that he can post them on the internet dating sites. I am brokering this deal for him. We seek the following:

    Setting:
    Good places/backgrounds for pictures of him

    Artistic Challenge:
    1)Pictures that enhance his attractiveness and diminish his undesirable receding hair line
    2) Pictures of him with his shirt off that enhance the attractiveness of his skinny build and make him appear more athletic than he really is.
    3) He has a crappy wardrobe, so we need somebody who can determine what clothing might make him more attractive as well.
    4) Pictures that may give women a wide variety of first look perspective of him, and the photos should say something about his character/ideology

    Job Requirement:
    We need 10-20 finalized pictures fulfilling the above artistic requirements
    Mastering of the photos so that they are high resolution and low filesize.
    Scalar/vector jpeg format so that the photos can always be manipulated to digitally scale without any disconfiguration

    Please email me with hyperlinks to your digital portfolio and briefly describe how you can accomplish the four aforementioned artistic criteria for a man that fits these specs:
    race: white
    height: 6’2
    weight: 220lbs
    bodytype: muscular but not toned
    undesirable features: thin hair/receding hairline and slight potbelly but otherwise no other visceral fat.

    Thank you,
    Andrew

    * Location: dublin/columbus
    * it’s NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests
    * Compensation: $40-60

    PostingID: 1456538213

    #115438

    thorne
    Member

    Seeking someone to check home for ghosts ( Blacklick)
    Date: 2010-01-20, 9:02AM EST
    Reply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?]

    I believe my house may be haunted with the ghost of a 12 year old boy who died of syphlis in the 1930s. Each night once the sun goes down I suddenly hear a loud grunting coming from one of my bathrooms followed by screams and someone yelling “ouch it burns”. This has now gone on for 2 weeks and I have also found some items such as my bottle of rogaine and deodorant misplaced throughout the house. I know it is no one who lives there as we are all gone during the day. I am looking for someone who can come and search my home for ghosts and if possible remove them. I would like something similar to the ghostbusters movie where you can capture this ghost and remove it from the premises right away. I cannot sleep at night as I constantly stay awake in fear that the ghost may take advantage of me sexually in my sleep. I do not care what you do with the ghost once you capture it I just don’t want it here.

    * Location: Blacklick
    * it’s NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests
    * Compensation: 125

    PostingID: 1561529739

    #115439

    lifeontwowheels
    Participant

    Man I don’t know how I missed the Koala thing but that is some funny shit.

    #115440
    Jimmy Mak
    Jimmy Mak
    Participant

    Just in time for Valentine’s Day ladies …

    http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/dak/m4w/1586786605.html

    #115441

    GW_Justice
    Participant

    Yes, the photo of that guy’s face is creepy enough, then you look down from the face …

    This one has a charming mix
    of illiteracy and fugly paint job.

    #115442

    cc
    Member

    jmak wrote >>
    Just in time for Valentine’s Day ladies …
    http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/dak/m4w/1586786605.html

    there’s nothing that says lovin like a mirrored valentines hearts shaved on your belly…

    #115443

    Twixlen
    Participant

    I posted this one on the Apt Therapy thread, but it’s still available!!

    http://columbus.craigslist.org/clt/1558560416.html

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