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Originally Posted by Cpt Superfluous View Post

Good. Admittedly I was unaware that these things were available on ebay mainly because I thought it was actually a grown up company.

Okay, God...You're here to tell people otherwise?

People's beliefs are their own...Not yours so, the pre-judgement is uncalled for.

We live in a nation where, if I want to believe in Voodoo I have the freedom from prosecution to do so...Obviously, that's outside of you and the torch-bearing-mob's prosecution...

People have been buying hexes, enchantments and "potions" for thousands of years...This is nothing new and just like everything else, made it's way onto ebay.

I don't agree/disagree with it's placement here, simply I disagree with the judgement practically every poster before me has had on this subject...Truth be told, I know the vast majority of these on ebay are scams and shouldn't be there...That still doesn't make them any less legitimate for those seeking them.

Your mother's advice was right in this situation, if you don't have nothing nice to say, don't say it at all.
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People watch too much "True Blood"
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post #13 of 65
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Okay, God...You're here to tell people otherwise?
People's beliefs are their own...Not yours so, the pre-judgement is uncalled for.
We live in a nation where, if I want to believe in Voodoo I have the freedom from prosecution to do so...Obviously, that's outside of you and the torch-bearing-mob's prosecution...
People have been buying hexes, enchantments and "potions" for thousands of years...This is nothing new and just like everything else, made it's way onto ebay.
I don't agree/disagree with it's placement here, simply I disagree with the judgement practically every poster before me has had on this subject...Truth be told, I know the vast majority of these on ebay are scams and shouldn't be there...That still doesn't make them any less legitimate for those seeking them.
Your mother's advice was right in this situation, if you don't have nothing nice to say, don't say it at all.

I think I should elaborated on my point more.

The people that believe these things? Fair enough, that's up to them and i'm not here to tell them otherwise but the ability to scam people on these things is so unbelievably high it shouldn't have had the section in the first place. It's not something that can be monitored as easily as other products. I don't like the idea that just because someone has a particular belief that they should be taken for a ride and scammed, for I a lot of people would be willing to do that just to get ahead. That's where my attitude lies.

Apologies for the misunderstanding.
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How is voodoo momma ju ju going to make a living?
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Originally Posted by ElementR View Post

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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Craigslist is another option. Chances are they will be uses hexes so they might not work as well.
   
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pots are great, bring those back. How else am I gonna tackle this Raid Boss

granted selling liquid potions is probobly not good, spread disease or sickness since people at home are probobly just brewing up every random weed they find in the garden and throw some green color in the mix and you got a potion.

Hey this Potion Relieves Almost ALl Pain! Main Ingredients include Tetrodotoxin, cocaethylene and batrachotoxin yay!
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You live in a country where 60% of the people think angels are real, and THIS surprises you!?

Refraining from any religious talks, simply because spells, potions, affixes, etc were in existence before any preconceived notions of angels(at least in the context you speak of). Correlation of popular belief does not entail causation.
 
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pots are great, bring those back. How else am I gonna tackle this Raid Boss
granted selling liquid potions is probobly not good, spread disease or sickness since people at home are probobly just brewing up every random weed they find in the garden and throw some green color in the mix and you got a potion

There is no facepalm on the internet that can accurately contest what you just said.

Potions and vaccines etc. have existed for thousands of years...They pre-date modern religion.

If they had been "just brewing some random weed", there would currently be nobody left on the planet to believe in modern religion.

Herbalists are actually paid a tremendous amount for their craft and there are actually certain "potions" that defy the beliefs of science.

Just because you don't comprehend or accept something, doesn't make it any less real.

I'd suggest having an open mind...
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Soo..No more MJ bird poo? headscratch.gif
 
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So no magic potions unless they're in the forms of pills and creams...like "facelift in a bottle", or pills to increase breast size or to replace exercise.
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