Is Monty bidding on E-Bay now? (in Off-topic)
September 23 2005 7:45 PM EDT
Updated: 12:19 a.m. ET Sept. 22, 2005
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The helmet that Robby Gordon threw at Michael Waltrip was temporarily pulled off the online auction site eBay on Wednesday after bidding exceeded $10 million.
The site ended the auction because it was unable to verify the legitimacy of the bids and because Gordon didn't have the proper documentation showing that he planned to donate the proceeds of the sale to charity, eBay spokesman Hani Durzy said.
The helmet was re-listed late Wednesday night with the assistance of AuctionCause, a company known for helping in fund-raising efforts with experience in prequalifying bidders."
Looks like Monty may be taking his bidding habits into the real world.=)
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September 23 2005 9:29 PM EDT
September 23 2005 9:30 PM EDT
no way lol, thats awsome :P
September 23 2005 10:48 PM EDT
how would you know if it is monty? It be helpfull if we knew the name of whoever did the bidding on there and compare it to who is monty on here.
September 23 2005 11:46 PM EDT
....Tormentor, Milk, please don't tell me you were taking him seriously when he said that was Monty.
September 24 2005 5:06 AM EDT
Who else would claim to have millions and then scam :)
Ebay story releases do not include names therefore making it impossible for us to identify the user unless we watched whoever was bidding on that particular item while it was happening.
This is just a huge joke about a recent real life event with the word Monty stuck in a few times.
Laugh at it and get over it.
/me falls off chair laughing and donates 2p to the "get Monty out of real-life debt fund"
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