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Old 05-14-2010, 04:57 AM
 
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How much could missing a letter out cost you?

In the case of this unfortunatly it was $503,000!!

First link is his initial listing,the second is the guy who bought it and re-listed it.

http://web.archive.org/web/200710111...m=270132264843

http://web.archive.org/web/200710111...m=260145824374
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Old 05-15-2010, 07:55 PM
 
Location: sowf jawja
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the bottle did not sell @ $500k, as the winning bid was a "joke".

there were legitimate bids in the 5 figure range.
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Old 05-15-2010, 08:29 PM
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Location: San Antonio/Houston/Tricity
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If you are typing numbers, especially those related to money - you better be very careful, check and re-check what are you doing.
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Old 05-16-2010, 05:06 AM
 
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Especially on the crappy keyboards made today!! (Pressing a key fast doesnt mean it shows up all the time!)
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