Re: [CR]Subliminal Messages on EBay


Example: Racing:Beryl Burton

Date: Sat, 12 May 2001 14:16:05 -0800
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classic list <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR]Subliminal Messages on EBay
References: <4.3.2.20010512164345.025102b0@mail>


Same seller on eBay (nosins@earthlink.net) has this auction...

http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/ebayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1142108962&r=0&t=0&indexURL=1#ebayphotohosting

"Classic Record Nuovo Seat / Saddle Post In Excellent Condition HARD TO FIND Hi. You are bidding on a Record Nuovo Seat / Saddle Post that is in Excellent condition with a gage on the side for easy adjustment for various riders or for different styles of riding… it is incredibly versatile . If you ride a classic bike, this post will add that final touch that you’ve been looking for. It are so well designed that it will not only work with your campy components, it’ll work with any component group!..."

OK, would you have guessed that a Sugino (Japanese) seat post would be pictured ("Sugino" clearly visable, cast on the side of the post, but mentioned nowhere in the text) ???

Chuck Schmidt
South Pasadena, California