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in the end i think the OP (if he still has Mr. X's address) should mail him a small box of dog poo.
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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
Edit: Wait though, harbin also has 0 rep and 0 posts... so my post still stands away from humiliation!

http://www.overclock.net/member.php?u=127864
Touche

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in the end i think the OP (if he still has Mr. X's address) should mail him a small box of dog poo.
That would be childish, the real way to do it is to

Step 1) Call every contractor (plumbing, HVAC, Electrician etc) in his area, schedule at appointment on the same day for the same 4hr window of time (bonus points if you throw in extra instructions to the contractor that "you" will be in the back yard and wont be able to hear the phone so its ok to just walk it)

Step 2) If you can determine his place of employment, fill out the free issue cards in a bunch of porno mags and with his name and his employers address. Preferably with a CC to the boss/president/ceo

Step 3) Create a fake email/facebook that is of a nice young lady, track him down on a social networking site and through pm approach his wife/girlfriend with the "truth" about what happened between them

Step 4) Post many, many ads in craigslist casual encounter's forum with his number and all sorts of fun fetish's he is interested in receiving calls about...

Step 5) profit?
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post #143 of 209
why small I got 4 large Dogs.

thread jack but i couldn't resist.




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post #144 of 209
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I followed TheLastPriest's advice and searched for his username, and he just bought a new SB rig! Having me refund the i7 920 would cover his 2500K purchase perfectly.
LOL, I was thinking this exact same thing while reading all the previous posts, then I read this!

I can imgaine that many people buying CPUs and Mobos on ebay (even cheap ones) don't know about SB yet, and then try to back out once they find out SB is newer, faster and not much more expensive.

I bet the chip is fine. This is just a case of buyer's remorse.
Edited by Sheyster - 1/20/11 at 9:56am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TheLastPriest View Post

That would be childish, the real way to do it is to

Step 1) Call every contractor (plumbing, HVAC, Electrician etc) in his area, schedule at appointment on the same day for the same 4hr window of time (bonus points if you throw in extra instructions to the contractor that "you" will be in the back yard and wont be able to hear the phone so its ok to just walk it)

Step 2) If you can determine his place of employment, fill out the free issue cards in a bunch of porno mags and with his name and his employers address. Preferably with a CC to the boss/president/ceo

Step 3) Create a fake email/facebook that is of a nice young lady, track him down on a social networking site and through pm approach his wife/girlfriend with the "truth" about what happened between them

Step 4) Post many, many ads in craigslist casual encounter's forum with his number and all sorts of fun fetish's he is interested in receiving calls about...

Step 5) profit?
i like 2,3,4,5 but not 1. i wouldn't want to mess with other peoples business and have them waste their time on "Him"
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post #146 of 209
CPU's don't just mess up like that. If you're confident that the CPU was fine before shipping, then the CPU should be fine after it gets to the buyer.

I dropped my CPU on the floor from 4.5 feet onto hard tile, it bent some pins, and I bent them back. It's running stronger than ever right now.

Intel CPU's are even more hardy than AMD CPU's, so I doubt the CPU is the issue. Sounds like a motherboard problem or in this case, very likely is a RAM issue.
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post #147 of 209
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheLastPriest View Post
Touche



That would be childish, the real way to do it is to

Step 1) Call every contractor (plumbing, HVAC, Electrician etc) in his area, schedule at appointment on the same day for the same 4hr window of time (bonus points if you throw in extra instructions to the contractor that "you" will be in the back yard and wont be able to hear the phone so its ok to just walk it)

Step 2) If you can determine his place of employment, fill out the free issue cards in a bunch of porno mags and with his name and his employers address. Preferably with a CC to the boss/president/ceo

Step 3) Create a fake email/facebook that is of a nice young lady, track him down on a social networking site and through pm approach his wife/girlfriend with the "truth" about what happened between them

Step 4) Post many, many ads in craigslist casual encounter's forum with his number and all sorts of fun fetish's he is interested in receiving calls about...

Step 5) profit?
Which steps are 100% legal? Lol.
    
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Quote:
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Which steps are 100% legal? Lol.
1, 3, and 4 certainly aren't; identity theft and libel violations! And 5, (making profit off identity theft/libel) is definitely illegal!

2 may be identity theft depending on how the sample free issue is advertised. If it's intended for you to send a sample to a potential subscriber, go for it!!!
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 1/20/11 at 10:19am
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a month is waaay too long already in his possession to be complaining that its damaged. who knows what he was doing at that time frame. i would not let him try to get you for a return
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Warning, another childish idea ahead...

Call his house until his wife picks up the phone and then explain that your name is "xxxxx" from the local strip club and that her husband left his wallet there the other night.
    
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