Comments:Dad sells $90 video game for $9000 after catching son smoking pot
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What the hell!!! $9000 dollars, DAMN!!! I walked past a shelf of about 25 today, i should buy them all up and then sell them!! WOOOOO chirstmas fund!!! :-) --MarkTalk to me 15:58, 18 December 2007 (UTC)
- I agree, if that guy can do that then we might as well all do that. LOL. Maybe the WMF should do this! —FellowWiki Newsie 17:34, 18 December 2007 (UTC)
Hilarious, good job dad!
Just a little odd
Doesn't it seem unusual to anyone that a man who clearly could have purchased the game at a much cheaper price after Christmas would spend such a heinous amount of money just to have it for the holiday?
- As the article notes, that was just the winning bid, it is unknown if the transaction was completed at that price. --SVTCobra 15:56, 20 December 2007 (UTC)
I don't buy it
You can go on e-bay and use buy it now and get the game for $125. Some of those buy it now auctions look a little old like they may have even been around when this supposedly happened... I think its made up...Zath42 18:46, 21 December 2007 (UTC)
Seems doubtful, a search for completed listings in all categories for "guitar hero" gave results back to December 7th and highest price for a completed transaction was $1150 and that came bundled with a wii and a bunch of other games. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) 07:32, 1 January 2008 (UTC)
dad sells game
Issues with the article
This article has many mixed up facts. It states basically that a Canadian or Australian father sold the game for 9000, but then later in the article mentions him selling it for slightly more that that. I don't feel this article is fit for the main page of wikinews. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Zachary (talk • contribs) 05:48, 13 February 2008 (UTC)
I love and support weed. I think the dad's a fucking dick head and douce bag. And i wouldn't buy the damn video game for $9000 i'd just buy a acual Gibson Les Paul for that price. Hey Mr. that's the dad of this article you can suck my dick.10:4
That is the fucking Gayiest article i've read.
a round of applause!
hahahhahhahhah hes dumb!!!!! 22.214.171.124 23:14, 7 May 2009 (UTC)