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[TH]eBay: No More Selling Potions, Curses, or Magic Spells

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Internet auctioning site eBay has announced that it will no longer allow users to buy and sell potions, curses or magic spells via the site. The change in policy was announced via the 2012 Fall Seller Update. According to eBay, the following items are being added to the prohibited items list: advice; spells; curses; hexing; conjuring; magic; prayers; blessing services; magic potions; healing sessions; work from home businesses and information; wholesale lists, and drop shop lists...

In response to the FAQ's 'Why are these categories being eliminated?' eBay explains that they're being removed in an attempt to boost confidence in the marketplace.

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Didn't know that there was an actually a viable market for this outside of the occasional cursed doll/Jesus pancake bidding for 1k+. ph34r-smiley.gif
Edited by Blindrage606 - 8/21/12 at 6:22am
 
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Seriously? Who was actually dumb enough to buy that crap?
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Good. Admittedly I was unaware that these things were available on ebay mainly because I thought it was actually a grown up company.
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OH NO! Where am I going to buy my hexes now. I guess I need to use my last one on eBay!

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If you can make it, there's someone out there dumb enough to buy it.
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Dammit, now i'll need to find skooma elsewhere, this sucks. biggrin.gif
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no more erectile potions for me frown.gif
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Didn't know that there was an actually a viable market for this outside of the occasional cursed doll/Jesus pancake bidding for 1k+. ph34r-smiley.gif

You live in a country where 60% of the people think angels are real, and THIS surprises you!?
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What am I going to do with my one of a kind hairy potter starter potion kit now mad.gif.
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HA HA this is awesome. I have a couple of friends who do this on ebay. They sell "spells and curses" to make good things happen to you or make bad thing happen to your enemies. These guys are completely lying to anyone who buys them and they just say that they cast the spell after you buy it but they lie. You be surprised at how much money you can make doing this. A lot of people will make fake accounts and buy their own product with other fake accounts so that they can give fake reviews and add positive feedback to themselves, making them look like a reputable caster or charmer or w/e they are claiming to be. All I know is that they have enough money from this to live together in a 3 bedroom house and play video games all day while only working at bestbuy >_>. I hope they get shafted from this change and actually find a way to contribute to society.
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